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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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Tuesday 20th February 2018

A grey and bleak day with the only bird of real note a Spotted Redshank in Thornham Harbour early morning.

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Norfolk 10.Twite Blakeney Freshmarsh at 11.30am
Norfolk 9.Shorelarks Holkham Bay still on saltmarsh 1ml east of Holkham Gap at 2pm
Norfolk Golden Pheasant y'day Wolferton still at Wolferton Triangle
Norfolk Black Brant ad Cley NWT still in field just east of junction A149/ Beach Road junction at 1.30pm with 600.Dark-bellied Brent Geese
Norfolk Water Pipit Titchwell RSPB still on Thornham Pool +2.Spotted Redshanks
Norfolk 4.Lapland Buntings Weybourne still in 2nd ploughed field east of coastguard cottages this morning. Keep to public rights of way
Norfolk Glaucous Gull juv Norwich flew south over Ron Fielder Close at 8.01am
Norfolk 17.Long-tailed Ducks Titchwell RSPB on sea
Norfolk Hooded Crow still Choseley Drying Barns in field east of Chalkpit Lane +ringtail Hen Harrier