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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.

Friday 24th August 2018

On the sea today 31 Common Scoter flew past west, with 2 Gannets, an Arctic Skua, 37 Sandwich Terns and 2 Common Terns passing offshore.

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Norfolk Garganey fem Cley NWT on Simmonds' Scrape from Daukes' Hide at 3.45pm
Norfolk 2.Black Terns still 3.34pm Rollesby Broad
Norfolk 2.Black Terns Rollesby Broad this a'noon
Norfolk 2.Garganey Strumpshaw Fen RSPB again from Tower Hide at 9am +Great White Egret still
Norfolk Black Tern juv Rollesby Broad still
Norfolk Purple Heron 1s still 1ml NW of Ludham at How Hill NR from Crome's Broad Hide in flight at c10.30am on +off. Reserve open 9.30am-5pm
Norfolk Wood Sand Buckenham Marshes RSPB still
Norfolk Cattle Egret ad Breydon Water still on South Wall Marshes
Norfolk Curlew Sand ad Titchwell RSPB on freshmarsh
Norfolk Pom Skua ad y'day flew south past Hemsby 5pm-8pm (+2.Black Terns)
Norfolk 2.Spoonbills Titchwell RSPB on freshmarsh +Spotted Redshank