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Tuesday 18th August 2015

A wet and miserable day! On the sea 16 Common Scoters, 2 Gannets, a Great Crested Grebe, 58 Sandwich and 4 Common Terns were the only birds of note.

Norfolk News from Birdnet
> Norfolk Adult Black Guillemot off Weybourne mid a/noon NR25 7SR TG111435
> Norfolk Turtle Dove Wood Dalling on road
> Norfolk Adult Black Guillemot W/past Weybourne at 08:20 NR25 7SR TG111435
> Norfolk Purple Sandpiper Cley NWT on Simmond's Scrape + 2 Continental Black-tailed Godwit on Pat's Pool NR25 7SA TG049441