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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 7th July 2016

On the sea today 300 Common Scoters, a Fulmar, 8 Little Terns and 6 Sandwich Terns were of note, while a Cuckoo, 55 Curlew, a Spotted Redshank, 2 Sand Martins and 2 Bullfinches were also of interest.

Moths included an Elephant Hawk Moth and a Buff Tip, a Haworth's Pug, Light Arches and 2 Silver Ground Carpets.

Norfolk News from Birdnet
Norfolk Spoonbill Burnham Overy Dunes at 13:10 PE31 8JJ TF879455
Norfolk 2 Spoonbill Hickling Broad NWT on Rush Hill Scrape viewable from hide on Weavers Way + 4 Little Gull NR12 0BW TG429221
Norfolk 2 Spoonbill (1 Adult + 1 Juvenile) W/over Titchwell RSPB PE31 8BB TF759436
Norfolk Temminck's Stint Cley NWT on Pat's Pool from Teal Hide at 12:45 NR25 7SA TG049441
Norfolk Spoonbill Titchwell RSPB + 8 Spotted Redshank PE31 8BB TF759436
Norfolk Spotted Redshank Holme NOA TF717450 Norfolk Spotted Redshank Holme NOA TF717450
Norfolk 9 Garganey (2 Female + 1 Drake + 6 Juvenile) Buckenham Marshes RSPB on pools W/of track to hide NR13 4HW TG351056
Norfolk Curlew Sandpiper Berney Marshes RSPB + Wood Sandpiper & 3 Spotted Redshank NR30 1SB TG460053