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Tuesday 4th August 2105

Highlights today included a singing Turtle Dove along the reserve approach road near Redwell Marsh, two Med Gulls, and single Greenshank and Whimbrel.

Norfolk News from Birdnet
> Norfolk 5 Spoonbill Cley NWT + Little Gull & 14 Yellow-legged Gull (10 Adult + Juvenile + 1st Summer + 2 2nd Summer) NR25 7SA TG049441
> Norfolk Near Adult Caspian Gull Cley NWT at 08:20 on Simmond's Scrape NR25 7SA TG049441
> Norfolk 6 Spoonbill Burnham Norton this a/noon on marsh PE31 8DS TF828441
> Norfolk 14 Spoonbill Titchwell RSPB on freshmarsh PE31 8BB TF759436
> Norfolk 2 Spoonbill Breydon Water 09:30 at E/end + 2 Curlew Sandpiper & 2 Spotted Redshank NR31 9QB TG464048
> Norfolk 2 Spoonbill Breydon Water till 06:50 at E/end N/of Lumps then flew SW/ NR31 9QB TG464048