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COVID-19 Update Monday 12th April 2021

Further to the lifting of restrictions on Monday 12th April 2021 the NOA reserves and car parks remain open to visitors but hides remain closed. We are hoping to be able to open hides to visitors on Monday 17th May 2021 in line with expected changes to government restrictions, and will post further updates on this page prior to the changes commencing.
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Saturday 3rd March 2018

A slight thaw began to take hold, with more wildfowl moving around during the day, and another Woodcock near the Broadwater.

Norfolk News from RARE BIRD ALERT
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Norfolk 10.Long-tailed Ducks Titchwell RSPB still offshore at 12.50pm
Norfolk Great White Egret WSW of Norwich at Bowthorpe southern park still 12.28pm +showing well. Use car park then walk thru gate towards river then follow river bank +view marsh +alders
Norfolk COUES'S ARCTIC REDPOLL SE of Norwich still at Whitlingham Ctry Park in alders by Little Broad 150yds from east end late morning (+1+Mealy Redpoll still)
Norfolk 3.Little Gulls (all ads) Cromer golf course this morning
Norfolk Smew redhead SE of Norwich still at Whitlingham Ctry Park on Great Broad west of nature reserve viewed from south side at 11.49am tho mobile +Bittern
Norfolk Black-necked Grebe Titchwell RSPB offshore at 10.30am
Norfolk 7.Snow Buntings Salthouse still on east side of Gramborough Hill at 10am