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Wednesday 15th August 2018

Highlights today included three Spoonbills around the Broadwater, the Wood Sandpiper on the NWT pools, a Short-eared Owl east of the Obs over the dunes, three Green Sandpipers, seven Med Gulls and a Hobby.

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Norfolk Osprey flew over Ranworth Broad
Norfolk Little Stint Buckenham Marshes RSPB on pool near fishermen's car park at 8.30am
Norfolk Spotted Crake ad still 1ml ESE of Potter Heigham at Potter Heigham Marshes at 9.15am (+Spotted Redshank still). Use c'pk at Lathams (£8.50 per day) +take track ENE 1ml NR29 5JE TG.436.195
Norfolk Caspian Gull juv flew west past Sidestrand at 8.27am
Norfolk 2.Spoonbills Titchwell RSPB on freshmarsh. Short-eared Owl Thornham Marsh
Norfolk Balearic S'water flew east past Sidestrand at 7.10am