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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.
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Tuesday 15th December 2015

A grey and dreary day, highlights included a Spotted Redshank in Thornham Harbour, a Cetti's Warbler, 2 Stonechats, and 7 Rock Pipits.

Norfolk News from Birdnet
> Norfolk Juvenile Pallid Harrier Snettisham RSPB at 13:45 over saltmarsh at S/end TF650328
> Norfolk Juvenile Pallid Harrier Snettisham RSPB near S/pit at 08:45 TF650328
> Norfolk Adult Black Brant Cley NWT E/of Beach Road with Dark-bellied Brent Geese + Pale-bellied Brent Goose 5 Black-Brant x Dark-bellied Brent hybrid & Spotted Redshank NR25 7SA TG049441
> Norfolk 2 Lapland Bunting Blakeney Freshmarsh this a/noon on small pool by sea wall path then flew off
> Norfolk Juvenile Iceland Gull NNW/of King's Lynn till 15:00 just E/of River Great Ouse by Cross Bank Road at Fisher Fleet then flew downriver PE30 2QA TF631204
> Norfolk 3 Shorelark Burnham Overy at 10:45 on beach N/of Gun Hill + 5 Snow Bunting PE31 8JJ TF853449
> Norfolk 2 Lapland Bunting Blakeney Harbour TG028441
> Norfolk Rough-legged Buzzard flew over road between Blakeney & Langham ,viewed from vehicle
> Norfolk 7 Taiga Bean Goose Cantley Marshes RSPB at 08;45 TG378039
> Norfolk Cattle Egret SW/of Sea Palling at 07:15 in field by Hickling Road with cattle opposite Lound Cottage NR12 0UX TG432271