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CORONAVIRUS UPDATE – THURSDAY 5th NOVEMBER 2020

COVID-19 Restrictions on NOA Reserves Further to the announcement of a second lockdown in order to help stop the spread of the Coronavirus, the NOA must once again close all hides on its nature reserves from 5th November. 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. We are very grateful for your understanding and support.

Thursday 26th July 2018

A sweltering day with temperatures hitting 32 degrees by 3pm. Moths included 2 Garden Tigers, a Marbled Green, a Ghost Moth and 2 Pebble Hook-tips.

Norfolk News from RARE BIRD ALERT
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Norfolk no further sign of Pec Sand 1ml ESE of Potter Heigham at Potter Heigham Marshes (but Curlew Sand Great White Egret 3.Spoonbills). Use car park at Lathams (£8.50 per day) +take track ENE for 1ml NR29 5JE
Norfolk Black Redstart y'day Norwich at All Saints Green at 1.15pm
Norfolk Spoonbill Welney WWT
Norfolk Pec Sand 1ml ESE of Potter Heigham at Potter Heigham Marshes. Use car park at Lathams (£8.50 per day) + take track ENE for 1ml NR29 5JE
Norfolk 7.Spoonbills (5.juvs) Cley NWT on Arnold's Marsh at 8am. juv.Spoonbill Simmonds' Scrape
Norfolk Spoonbill Hockwold Washes from Washland Viewpoint
Norfolk LESSER YELLOWLEGS ad Titchwell RSPB still on Tidal Pool (+17.Spoonbills Little Stint) PE31 8BB
Norfolk 4.Curlew Sands Titchwell RSPB still on freshmarsh +Little Gull 2.Spoonbills