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Tuesday 14th March 2017

A single White-fronted Goose was present on the grazing Marsh again today and two Red Kites were again seen mid-morning over the pines. On the sea there were  four Velvet Scoter, four Eider and 12 Red-breasted Mergansers.

Norfolk News from Birdnet
Norfolk Great Grey Shrike Blunt's Corner, New Holkham at 16:30 in hedge n/of minor road
Norfolk Great Grey Shrike Cockleycley Wood along firebreak.107 TF778054
Norfolk 32 Shorelark E/of Holkham Gap this a/noon
Norfolk 2 Lapland Bunting Burnham Overy + 3 Mealy Redpoll PE31 8JJ TF853449
Norfolk 30 Shorelark Holkham Bay NR23 1RJ TF892458
Norfolk Lapland Bunting Burnham Overy Staithe flew W/over + Swallow & 8 Long-tailed Duck TF848457