Friday 28th December 2018

Some good seawatching today included 70 Eiders, 23 Common Scoters, 3 Goldeneye, 35 Red-breasted Mergansers, 12 Red-throated Divers, 4 Great Northern Divers, 12 Great Crested Grebes, 3 Slavonian Grebes, 3 Red-necked Grebes, 2 Fulmars, 1 Shag, 1 Guillemot and 1 Razorbill. A flock of 12 Twite were still in Thornham Harbour.

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Norfolk COUES'S ARCTIC REDPOLL still Wells Woods in The Dell at 2.27pm
Norfolk Great White Egret between Blackborough End +Wormegay at Nar Valley Fisheries
Norfolk Hen Harrier fem Holkham NNR in field from Washington Hide
Norfolk Hen Harrier fem Holkham NNR in field from Washington Hide at 2.01pm
Norfolk 12.Shorelarks Holkham Bay still in roped-off area east of Holkham Gap at 1.35pm TF.896.458
Norfolk White Stork still 1.30pm Welney WWT from Reedbed Hide
Norfolk Great White Egret Welney WWT still
Norfolk 120.Russian White-fronted Geese Cantley Marshes RSPB at 12.38pm
Norfolk no sign of any Taiga Bean Geese Buckenham Marshes RSPB/ Cantley Marshes RSPB
Norfolk Black-bellied Dipper still 12.35pm 1.75mls ESE of North Walsham by Happisburgh Road on canal at Ebridge Mill +showing well TG.311.297 NR28 9NH
Norfolk 30+Snow Buntings Holkham Bay still in roped-off area east of Holkham Gap at 12.31pm
Norfolk possible Grey-bellied Brant ad still 12.20pm SW of Docking in field by road to Fring with Pink-footed Geese. Approach with caution TF.755.355
Norfolk White Stork still 12.04pm Welney WWT from Reedbed Hide tho distant
Norfolk Great White Egret Breydon Water South Wall still
Norfolk Black-bellied Dipper 1.75mls ESE of North Walsham by Happisburgh Road on canal at Ebridge Mill at 11.23am TG.311.297 NR28 9NH
Norfolk Black-bellied Dipper between North Walsham +Happisburgh at Ebridge Mill at 11.23am
Norfolk no sign of any Waxwings Norwich SW of Chapelfield Gardens at Coach +Horses Row at 11am NR2 1RZ
Norfolk White Stork still 11.01am just south of Welney WWT from A1101 bridge tho distant
Norfolk White Stork still just south of Welney WWT from A1101 bridge tho distant
Norfolk Black-throated Diver Hunstanton Cliffs at 10.30am
Norfolk 3.Red-necked Grebes Holme NOA on sea +3.Slav Grebes 4+Great Northern Divers
Norfolk possible Grey-bellied Brant ad still SW of Docking in field by road to Fring at 9.45am with Pink-footed Geese +2.Tundra Bean Geese still (+Pale-bellied Brent Goose). Approach with caution TF.755.355
Norfolk Slav Grebe Titchwell RSPB still on sea
Norfolk Red-necked Grebe Titchwell RSPB still on sea
Norfolk Black-throated Diver Titchwell RSPB still on sea +14.Long-tailed Ducks Great Northern Diver
Norfolk Cattle Egret still Heigham Holmes near farm buildings at 8.45am tho distant