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Saturday 10th December 2016

Norfolk News from Birdnet
Norfolk Isabelline Wheatear Burnham Overy Dunes early a/noon between boardwalk & Gun Hill.Use Burnham Overy c/pk then follow sea wall NE/for 1ml then turn W/ PE31 8JJ TF879455
Norfolk Hume's Yellow-browed Warbler at S/edge of Scratby Hall at 12:30
Norfolk Hume's Yellow-browed Warbler just W/of Scratby at 10:35 at the edge of Scrubby Hall but elusive
Norfolk Probable Rough-legged Buzzard Reported Holkham Freshmarsh in tree at 12:20 + 33 Eurasian White-fronted Goose NR23 1RN TF888439
Norfolk 1st Winter Caspian Gull Cley next the Sea on Simmond's Scrape late a'noon NR25 7SA TG049441
Norfolk Juvenile Glaucous Gull Gramborough Hill at 15:08 NR25 7XW TG085441 Norfolk Spoonbill Cley NWT flew past Daukes' mid a/noon NR25 7SA TG049441
Norfolk Cattle Egret Surlingham again at 14:00 off The Street E/of The Covey in cattle field N/of Ted Ellis NR entrance NR14 7AL TG324058
Norfolk Rough-legged Buzzard Burnham Overy this mrng PE31 8JJ TF853449
Norfolk Lapland Bunting flewover Titchwell RSPB at 11:30 PE31 8BB TF759436
Norfolk 45 Shorelark E/of Holkham Gap Norfolk 6 Tundra Bean Goose Blakeney Freshes in NE/corner late mrng
Norfolk Spoonbill Cley NWT at 10:35 on saltings w/of West Bank NR25 7SA TG049441
Norfolk Great White Egret Norwich flew S/over A47 at 10:01 NR2 1AW TG228084
Norfolk Cattle Egret Ted Ellis NR, Surlingham in field n/of entrance at 08:10
Norfolk Juvenile Great Northern Diver Martham Broad at 12:10 NR29 4DJ TG459202
Norfolk Snow Bunting Cley NWT flew/W along beach + Velvet Scoter NR25 7SA TG049441 Norfolk 22 Waxwing Costessey on Jerningham Road NR5 0RE TG182100
Norfolk 65 Long-tailed Duck Titchwell RSPB offshore + 5 Scaup & 11 Velvet Scoter PE31 8BB TF759436
Norfolk 12 Twite Blakeney Freshmarsh at 08:10 but mobile
Norfolk 43 Long-tailed Duck Titchwell RSPB offshore PE31 8BB TF759436