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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.

Saturday 1st December 2018

A juvenile Peregrine was hunting mid morning, and offshore a Black-necked Grebe, Great Northern Diver and Long-tailed Duck were reported.

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Norfolk 5+Taiga Bean Geese stilll Buckenham Marshes RSPB at 3.06pm
Norfolk Hen Harrier male Stiffkey flew east past car park at 11.40am
Norfolk 6.Tundra Bean Geese south of Catfield in 1st field by A149 viewed from old main road by A149 at 1.45pm with Pink-footed Geese
Norfolk Great White Egret Breydon Water South Wall at west end +Spotted Redshank 15.Russian White-fronted Geese
Norfolk Black-necked Grebe between Holme +Thornham Point +Great Northern Diver Long-tailed Duck
Norfolk 16.Snow Buntings Winterton on beach
Norfolk 5+Tundra Bean Geese south of Catfield in 1st field by A149 viewed from old main road by A149 at 12.20pm with Pink-footed Geese
Norfolk Pallas's Warbler still Wells Woods just SE of The Dell at 10am tho mobile (+8.Mealy Redpolls)
Norfolk WILD Sounds +Books Sale from today until 4th December at Cley NWT visitor centre. Save 70% on Birds in Norfolk RRP£50 now £14.99. Limited stock of Poyser Monographs at substantial discounts. Also children's nature books +toys
Norfolk WILD Sounds +Books Sale from today until 4th December at Cley NWT visitor centre. Save 70% on Birds in Norfolk RRP£50 now £14.99. Limited stock of Poyser Monographs at substantial discounts. Also children's nature books +toys
Norfolk Bittern Cley flew over West Bank past windmill +over village towards Wiveton at 8.46am