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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.

Wednesday 8th August 2018

A Wood Sandpiper was still present on the NWT reserve pools, in the company of at least four Green Sandpipers.

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Norfolk 3.Wood Sands 1ml ESE of Potter Heigham still at Potter Heigham Marshes +3.Garganey. Use car park at Lathams (£8.50 per day) +take track ENE for 1ml NR29 5JE
Norfolk Little Stint Hickling Broad NWT on Rush Hill Scrape from Weavers' Way +Wood Sand. Use Potter Heigham village hall c'pk +walk east to church, north along Church Lane to bend then east on track, north thru wood +east NR29 5LW
Norfolk Pied Fly Great Yarmouth in St.Nicholas churchyard near Sainsbury's gate
Norfolk Spotted Crake ad 1ml ESE of Potter Heigham still 10.30am at Potter Heigham Marshes. Use car park at Lathams (£8.50 per day) +take track ENE for 1ml NR29 5JE TG.436.195
Norfolk Spotted Crake ad 1ml ESE of Potter Heigham still at Potter Heigham Marshes near The Holt on Candledyke at 8.30am. Use car park at Lathams (£8.50 per day) +take track ENE for 1ml NR29 5JE TG.436.195
Norfolk 21.Spoonbills Titchwell RSPB +2.Spotted Redshanks still