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Thursday 6th July 2017

Another quiet day for birds, 2 Whimbrel were noted and a Gannet was passing offshore. 25 Black-tailed Godwits were out over the grazing marsh. A single adult Med Gull was also seen.

In the moth traps a Privet Hawk Moth, 3 Pine Hawk Moths, a Fen Wainscot and a Garden Tiger were highlights.

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Norfolk c18.Little Gulls (all 1s) Salthouse still on pools east of Iron Road. 4.Spoonbills Cley NWT still
Norfolk c18.Little Gulls (all 1s) Salthouse still on pools east of Iron Road. 4.Spoonbills Cley NWT still
Norfolk 2.Wood Sands Potter Heigham Marshes still. Use c'pk at Lathams (£8.50 per day) +take path ENE for 1ml +view north from bank
Norfolk Wood Sand y'day Cley NWT
Norfolk Turtle Dove male singing Seething still
Norfolk 7.Spotted Redshanks Titchwell RSPB +2.Little Gulls +Spoonbill flew east
Norfolk released Corncrake male singing just east of North Elmham still by disused railway north of Eastgate Street at 6am (for 16th day) TF.993.206
Norfolk 4.Spotted Redshanks Breydon Water at east end +3.Little Gulls