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CORONAVIRUS UPDATE – Tuesday 29th DECEMBER 2020

Further to the announcement of a Tier 4 (Stay at home) lockdown in Norfolk, the NOA has closed all hides on its nature reserves. 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.

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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