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CORONAVIRUS UPDATE – NOA HIDES RE-OPENING FROM MONDAY 14TH SEPTEMBER 2020

The NOA is opening hides on all reserves to members again from 14th September 2020. There are still some restrictions and please be aware that these are: Face coverings will be required in all NOA hides until further notice, unless you are exempt for wearing them. Only 2 people from different households may use any hide at one time. A single household of more than two people is permitted, provided no-one else is using it. We are still not able to admit visitors inside the Observatory centre at present. We regret the inconvenience to all our members and visitors caused by the loss of use of these facilities during the first five months of the COVID-19 outbreak. Please be considerate of the restrictions we have put in place, allowing us to restore access as safely as possible. Thank you for your understanding.

Monday 31st July 2017

Two Great White Egrets were reported today at the west end of the grazing marsh.

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Norfolk Turtle Dove male singing Seething still 8.15amNorfolk 3.Little Stints reported flew west past Weybourne at 7am +2.Little Gulls
Norfolk Great White Egret Holme Dunes NWT still on marsh 500yds SE of entry kiosk at 11.17am
Norfolk Wood Sand juv Cley NWT still east of East Bank at north end of The Serpentine
Norfolk 5.BLACK-WINGED STILTS (male +4.juvs) again Potter Heigham Marshes on eastern pool at 9.37am +showing well +ad.Cattle Egret still (+Wood Sand). Use car park at Lathams (£8.50 per day) +take path ENE for 1ml +view north from bank
Norfolk Spoonbill Titchwell RSPB still 8am +2.Little Gulls Spotted Redshank PE31 8BB