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CORONAVIRUS UPDATE – NOA HIDES RE-OPENING FROM MONDAY 14TH SEPTEMBER 2020

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Friday 11th December 2015

Norfolk News from Birdnet
> Norfolk Juvenile Pallid Harrier Snettisham RSPB at 09:20 along coastal path beyond 1st hide TF650328
> Norfolk Rough-legged Buzzard Choseley Drying Barns at 09:45 SE/of the barns PE31 8PQ TF757420
> Norfolk Cattle Egret Hickling Broads at 14:40 in field with cattle at TG417262 opposite Lound Cottages
> Norfolk Probable Black-bellied Dipper Glandford at Natural Surroundings on River Glaven this mrng only NR25 7JR TG044419
> Norfolk Juvenile Iceland Gull NNW/of King's Lynn at 11:45 just E/of River Great Ouse by Cross Bank Road at Fisher Fleet showing well PE30 2QA TF631204
> Norfolk 3 Shorelark Thornham Harbour at E/end on beach near mouth TF728441 TF728441
> Norfolk 4 Common Crane Horsey at Horsey Mill NR29 4EP TG477228
> Norfolk 3 Shorelark Thornham Harbour at 10:30 on beach at harbour mouth TF728441 TF728441
> Norfolk Great White Egret Snettisham RSPB + Spoonbill & Male Hen Harrier TF650328
> Norfolk 2 Water Pipit Cantley Beet Factory + 93 Eurasian White-fronted Goose NR13 3JA TG389037
> Norfolk Water Pipit Buckenham Marshes RSPB NR13 4HW TG351056
> Norfolk Red-necked Grebe past Hemsby on sea NR29 4JG TG506172
> Norfolk Water Pipit Titchwell RSPB at 15:30 on Thornham Marsh PE31 8BB TF759436
> Norfolk Purple Sandpiper Hunstanton below cliffs on rocks late a/noon PE36 5AH TF672409
> Norfolk Slavonian Grebe Titchwell RSPB offshore PE31 8BB TF759436
> Norfolk 3 Waxwing Norwich landed in trees in Pilling Park at 15:50 NR2 1AW TG228084
> Norfolk 34 Snow Bunting Cley NWT on shingle behind Arnold's Marsh NR25 7SA TG049441
> Norfolk 2 Velvet Scoter Titchwell RSPB + 3 Spotted Redshank & Water Pipit PE31 8BB TF759436
> Norfolk Red-necked Grebe Brancaster Staithe in harbour at 09:20 PE31 8BJ TF794442
> Norfolk Jack Snipe Nunnery Lakes at 08:35 IP24 2YW TL873822