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Monday 15th February 2016

Norfolk News from Birdnet
> Norfolk No Sign of Juvenile Male Pallid Harrier Roydon Common NNR by 17:30 PE32 1AT TF680229
> Norfolk Adult Female Ferruginous Duck Holkham Park opposite nature stop 2 at 14:46 + 2 1w Drake Scaup NR23 1RN
> Norfolk Lapland Bunting Blakeney Freshmarsh by junction in paths early a/noon + 2 Twite
> Norfolk 3 Shorelark Burnham Overy Staithe at Gun Hill
> Norfolk Juvenile Rough-legged Buzzard Brancaster Staithe at 12:02 SW/of Sunderland Farm then flew/WNW TF792410
> Norfolk No Sign of Great Grey Shrike Grime's Graves this mrng TL815900
> Norfolk Cattle Egret Burgh St.Peter N/of River Waveney in cattle field S/of Eastend Farm by track at 10:00. Park at Boon's Heath & walk/S NR34 0BF TM469918
> Norfolk Adult Female Ferruginous Duck Holkham Park on lake opposite information board 8 late mrng NR23 1RN
> Norfolk Rough-legged Buzzard Choseley Drying Barns at 08:25 N/of Barns briefly PE31 8PQ TF757420
> Norfolk 2 Hen Harrier Titchwell RSPB at 17:25 + Bittern PE31 8BB TF759436
> Norfolk Short-eared Owl Horsey NR29 4EP TG477228
> Norfolk 5 Hen Harrier Warham Greens NR23 1QD TF943437
> Norfolk 2 Water Pipit Titchwell RSPB on grazing marsh PE31 8BB TF759436
> Norfolk 40 Snow Bunting Winterton North Dunes + Short-eared Owl NR29 4BQ TG496198
> Norfolk Red-necked Grebe Brancaster Staithe at 17:05 in main channel PE31 8BJ TF794442
> Norfolk Bittern Strumpshaw Fen RSPB this a/noon NR13 4HS TG341066
> Norfolk Shag past Sheringham this mrng NR26 8BQ TG159435
> Norfolk Short-eared Owl Burnham Overy Staithe at Gun Hill
> Norfolk 37 Snow Bunting Winterton North Dunes on the beach this a/noon then flew/N NR29 4BQ TG496198
> Norfolk Firecrest Beeston Common in SW/corner near path by houses NR26 8RX TG165425
> Norfolk 2 Purple Sandpiper Sheringham opposite seawtaching shelter NR26 8BQ TG159435
> Norfolk Puffin Sheringham on the sea early mrng NR26 8BQ TG159435