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Monday 3rd September 2018

A Pied Flycatcher was trapped and ringed late morning with another present on the NWT reserve. The Short-eared Owl was hunting over the dunes early morning, a Greenshank flew over the Grazing marsh and an Artic Skua was noted over the sea.

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Norfolk Grey Phal juv flew west past Cley at 12.46pm
Norfolk again no sign of 1w.Citrine Wagtail Buckenham Marshes RSPB this morning
Norfolk 2.Garganey Titchwell RSPB +Great White Egret
Norfolk Wood Sand Cley NWT from Babcock Hide
Norfolk Wryneck still late morning Winterton North Dunes at northernmost toad pool east of fence +showing well (+Pied Fly still)
Norfolk Pied Fly Winterton North Dunes in pine plantation
Norfolk Wryneck still Winterton North Dunes at northernmost toad pool east of fence