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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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Thursday 28th July 2016

On the sea today @500 Common Scoters, 2 Little Terns and 30 Sandwich Terns were counted. Waders included 2 Whimbrel, a Green Sandpiper and a Greenshank. A juvenile Cuckoo was also of interest.

Norfolk News from Birdnet
Norfolk 19 Spoonbill Titchwell RSPB mid mrng + 2 AD Curlew Sandpiper & 2 Spotted Redshank PE31 8BB TF759436
Norfolk 2 Garganey Buckenham Marshes RSPB from hide NR13 4HW TG351056
Norfolk 9 Garganey Strumpshaw Fen RSPB from Tower Hide at midday NR13 4HS TG341066 Norfolk Red-necked Grebe off Snettisham Coastal Park + JUV Turtle Dove TF648335
Norfolk 3 Spotted Redshank Breydon Water NR31 9QB TG464048
Norfolk Little Gull Breydon Water NR31 9QB TG464048 Norfolk 2 Wood Sandpiper Hickling Broad NWT on Rush Hill Scrape viewable from hide on Weavers Way + 4 Little Gull NR12 0BW TG429221