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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.

Sunday 6th August 2017

No fewer than 3 Great White Egrets were seen together over the grazing marsh this morning.

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Norfolk BAIRD'S SANDPIPER ad still 1pm Potter Heigham Marshes on NW pool along access track. Use car park at Lathams (£8.50 per day) +take path ENE
Norfolk 3.Great White Egrets Holme Dunes NWT at 10.30am
Norfolk BAIRD'S SANDPIPER ad still 11am Potter Heigham Marshes on NW pool along access track. Use car park at Lathams (£8.50 per day) +take path ENE
Norfolk Short-eared Owl Titchwell RSPB on grazing meadow
Norfolk Cattle Egret ad still Potter Heigham Marshes. Use car park at Lathams (£8.50 per day) +take path ENE
Norfolk BAIRD'S SANDPIPER ad still 9.20am Potter Heigham Marshes on NW pool along access track. Use car park at Lathams (£8.50 per day) +take path ENE
Norfolk BAIRD'S SANDPIPER ad still Potter Heigham Marshes on NW pool along access track. Use car park at Lathams (£8.50 per day) +take path ENE
Norfolk 2.Great White Egrets Burnham Deepdale Marsh +2.Spoonbills
Norfolk 14.Spoonbills Titchwell RSPB on freshmarsh PE31 8BB