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Wednesday 30th December 2015

Three shorelarks were still present in the mouth of Thornham Harbour with two Velvet Scoter noted on the sea there as well. A Peregrine was hunting along the shoreline at Gore Point early morning.

Norfolk News from Birdnet
> Norfolk Juvenile Pallid Harrier Flitcham at 10:20 E/of B1153 off Abbey Road in field at Abbey Farm PE31 6BU TF726266
> Norfolk 4 Tundra Bean Goose (2 Adult + 2 Juvenile) Cley NWT on grazing marsh mid a/noon + AD Pale-bellied Brent Goose with Dark-bellied Brent Geese NR25 7SA TG049441
> Norfolk Cattle Egret SW/of Sea Palling by Hickilng Road in cattle field opposite Lound Cottage NR12 0UX TG419252
> Norfolk 2 Common Crane Stokesby 1/4ml W/of Martham junction at 10:30
> Norfolk Adult Black Brant Cley NWT at 12:15 just E/of beach c/pk with Dark-bellied Brent Geese showing well NR25 7SA TG049441
> Norfolk 3 Shorelark Thornham Harbour 11:35 at seaward end of Staithe Lane on beach by harbour mouth TF728441 TF728441
> Norfolk 4 Tundra Bean Goose Kelling in sugar beet field Pink-footed Geese NR25 7ED TG095436
> Norfolk Red-rumped Swallow Holkham till 10:20 by A149 near junction with B1155 then flew off TF884451
> Norfolk 2 Hen Harrier Warham Greens in roost this evng NR23 1QD TF943437
> Norfolk 2 Velvet Scoter off Holme NOA TF717450