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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 14th June 2016

Unfortunately largely another wet and foggy day here at the Observatory. Birds were thin on the ground with most notable being a pair of Mediterranean Gulls and single Cuckoo and Turtle Dove. The moth traps were pleasingly productive with fifty five species recorded, most noteworthy being Red-necked Footman and Flame Wainscot.

 The rather aptly named Red-necked Footman - Holme Bird Obs, June 2016

Norfolk News from Birdnet
> Norfolk 4 Spoonbill Breydon Water at E/end to 14:35 then flew off NR31 9QB TG464048
> Norfolk 4 Spoonbill Breydon Water at the E/end NR31 9QB TG464048
> Norfolk Curlew Sandpiper Titchwell RSPB on the freshmarsh + Green Sandpiper PE31 8BB TF759436
> Norfolk Curlew Sandpiper Titchwell RSPB on the Fresh Marsh this mng PE31 8BB TF759436
> Norfolk 5 Spotted Redshank Titchwell RSPB on the Fresh Marsh this mng PE31 8BB TF759436