Wednesday 27th September 2017

Another day of autumn passage, highlights today were 80+ Pink-feet, 140 Brent Geese, 8 Jays, 1 Swallow, 4 Cetti's Warblers, 3+ Yellow-browed Warblers, 6 Chiffchaffs, 1 Willow Warbler, 10 Blackcaps, 1 Garden Warbler, 1 Lesser Whitethroat, 15+ Song Thrush, 2 Redstarts, 4 Stonechats, a Grey Wagtail over west, 15 Meadow Pipits, 2 Rock Pipits, 1 Brambling and 12 Siskins.

In the moth traps a Pale Mottled Willow was of note.

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Norfolk 2.Y-br.Wblrs Great Yarmouth Cemetery in NW corner of South Section
Norfolk Y-br.Wblr Great Yarmouth Cemetery in NW corner of South Section mid a'noon
Norfolk Y-br.Wblr Holme at Broadwater Road
Norfolk OLIVE-BACKED PIPIT Blakeney Point at Long Hills at 1.20pm then flew south over saltmarsh (+Lesser Whitethroat (probably of an eastern form) +Osprey flew over). Use Cley beach car park then walk WNW along shingle for 2.75mls
Norfolk Osprey Stiffkey flew west over saltmarsh viewed from Campsite Wood this a'noon +Spoonbill
Norfolk no sign of Red-backed Shrike Blakeney Point in suaeda near The Hood this a'noon. Use Cley beach car park then walk WNW along shingle for 2.75mls
Norfolk 3.Y-br.Wblrs Burnham Overy Dunes +2.Pied Flys
Norfolk 4.Spoonbills Warham Greens this morning
Norfolk Little Stint Breydon Water at east end
Norfolk 2.Y-br.Wblrs Burnham Overy Dunes +Pied Fly Firecrest
Norfolk 23.Little Stints Cley NWT this morning +2.Curlew Sands Spotted Redshank
Norfolk 4+Y-br.Wblrs between Wells Woods +Lady Ann's Drive this morning
Norfolk Lapland Bunting Salthouse east of Iron Road mid morning
Norfolk 2.Y-br.Wblrs y'day 1.25mls SE of Waxham at Waxham Sands Holiday Park +Firecrest Short-eared Owl Purple Sand. Keep to public rights of way
Norfolk 2.Y-br.Wblrs Winterton North Dunes. Firecrest north of East Pool at 11.25am
Norfolk Pec Sand juv Potter Heigham Marshes still 10.45am (+Little Stint). Use car park by A149 at Lathams (£8.50 per day) +take path ENE
Norfolk Y-br.Wblr Cley on east side by A149/ Old Woman's Lane junction early morning
Norfolk Y-br.Wblr Salthouse 50yds south of Dun Cow pub at 11.30am
Norfolk Osprey Wells Woods flew SE over drinking pool at 11.06am
Norfolk 2.Y-br.Wblrs Wells Woods just east of drinking pool at 10.29am
Norfolk Red-backed Shrike Blakeney Point in suaeda near The Hood. Use Cley beach car park then walk WNW along shingle for 2.75mls
Norfolk Y-br.Wblr Burnham Overy Dunes +Ring Ouzel
Norfolk Curlew Sand Breydon Water at east end mid morning
Norfolk Y-br.Wblr Kelling north of A149 in copse on right midway along Beach Lane at 9.20am
Norfolk Y-br.Wblr Waxham at 8.30am
Norfolk Y-br.Wblr Trimingham in garden midway along disused railway mid morning [heard only]
Norfolk Y-br.Wblr Happisburgh
Norfolk 6.Spoonbills flew east over Burnham Deepdale
Norfolk Y-br.Wblr Trimingham
Norfolk 6.Little Stints Titchwell RSPB on freshmarsh +2.Spotted Redshanks
Norfolk Y-br.Wblr Burnham Deepdale trapped +ringed
Norfolk possible Red-throated Pipit Salthouse flew west over Iron Road at 7.14am
Norfolk Y-br.Wblr y'day Blakeney Point in suaeda at Far Point. Use Cley beach car park then walk WNW along shingle for 2.75mls