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COVID-19 Restrictions on NOA Reserves Further to the announcement of a second lockdown in order to help stop the spread of the Coronavirus, the NOA must once again close all hides on its nature reserves from 5th November. While we would discourage anyone from travelling too far during this crucial time, our reserves themselves will remain open for local visitors and usual charges will apply for non-members. Please follow government advice, and respect social distancing at all times. We will restore access to our facilities as and when government restrictions permit. We are very grateful for your understanding and support.

Tuesday 3rd January 2017

The Ferruginous Duck remained on the Broadwater throughout the day, though as yesterday, elusive at times. The juvenile Glaucous Gull was seen off Gore Point and presumably the same bird later in the day at Thornham Harbour along with the Twite flock. On the sea there were three Long-tailed Ducks and three Velvet Scoters whilst a pair of very confiding Bearded Tits were in the reeds along the eastern edge of the Broadwater.

The male of the two confiding Bearded Tits seen today - Holme Bird Obs, January 2017