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COVID-19 Restrictions on NOA Reserves Further to the announcement of a second lockdown in order to help stop the spread of the Coronavirus, the NOA must once again close all hides on its nature reserves from 5th November. While we would discourage anyone from travelling too far during this crucial time, our reserves themselves will remain open for local visitors and usual charges will apply for non-members. Please follow government advice, and respect social distancing at all times. We will restore access to our facilities as and when government restrictions permit. We are very grateful for your understanding and support.

Wednesday 12th August 2015

Highlights today included the Turtle Dove again present near Redwell Marsh, a Hobby mid morning over the Grazing Marsh, several Whimbrel and a Tawny Owl calling from the pines mid afternoon.
A Humming bird Hawk moth was around the Buddleias near the observatory building.

Norfolk News from Birdnet
> Norfolk Caspian Gull Cley NWT on Pat's Pool this evng. NR25 7SA TG049441
> Norfolk 17 Spoonbill Titchwell RSPB on the freshmarsh this evng. + Wood Sandpiper, 6 Spotted Redshank & 3 Yellow-legged Gull PE31 8BB TF759436
> Norfolk 14 Spoonbill Titchwell RSPB on the freshmarsh this evng. PE31 8BB TF759436
> Norfolk Great White Egret Strumpshaw Fen RSPB 12.37 from Tower Hide. NR13 4HS TG341066