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Saturday 23rd June 2018

Another quiet day, with a Red Kite drifting west along the A149 between Thornham and Holme mid afternoon.

Moths included 2 Burnished Brass, a Scarce Footman, 4 Mottled Beauties, 6 Heart & Club, 1 Spectacle, 1 Small Emerald, 1 Lyme Grass, 2 Fern, a Small Waved Umber and 2 Bright-line Brown-eyes.

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Norfolk Great White Egret Welney WWT still
Norfolk 5.Spoonbills Cley NWT still on pool east of Arnold's Marsh at 10.10am
Norfolk Pied Crow Cromer still on seafront near No.1 Fish Bar early morning