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COVID-19 Update Monday 12th April 2021

Further to the lifting of restrictions on Monday 12th April 2021 the NOA reserves and car parks remain open to visitors but hides remain closed. We are hoping to be able to open hides to visitors on Monday 17th May 2021 in line with expected changes to government restrictions, and will post further updates on this page prior to the changes commencing.
We continue to thank all our members and visitors for their patience, and for continuing to keep our staff and visitors safe.

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