Tuesday 15th January 2019

Barn Owl and Peregrine were seen hunting over the marsh during the morning, 2 Barnacle Geese were on the grazing marsh again with the Pink-footed Geese and in Thornham Harbour there were 15 Twite and 2 Rock Pipits.

Interest from the sea included a 1st-winter Little Gull west, Great Northern Diver, 46 Eiders, 18 Common Scoters west and a drake Long-tailed Duck.

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Norfolk 4.Tundra Bean Geese Welney WWT (+4.Russian White-fronted Geese fem.Scaup 2.Great White Egrets. Reserve open 9.30am-5pm. Admission £7.90 for non-members. Memberships from £52; concessions £42 PE14 9TN)
Norfolk Taiga Bean Goose Cantley Marshes RSPB still from south end of Burnt House Road
Norfolk Glaucous Gull juv Cley still 2.30pm on beach east of beach car park then flew to North Scrape (+40+Snow Buntings)
Norfolk 12.Twite Thornham Harbour still by car park at 1pm
Norfolk Cattle Egret Welney still mid a'noon by A1101 on bank at Lamb +Flag pub sign
Norfolk no sign of drk.Ring-necked Duck Welney WWT by mid a'noon but 3.Tundra Bean Geese (+4.Common Cranes). Admission £7.90 for non-members. Memberships from £52; concessions £42 PE14 9TN
Norfolk 30.Snow Buntings Cley still on shingle ridge 1/2ml east of beach car park this a'noon
Norfolk Red-necked Grebe just NW of Filby still 12.30pm on Ormesby Little Broad from viewing platform
Norfolk 2.Cattle Egrets Welney WWT still with sheep on bank from Friends Hide at midday
Norfolk 1+Cattle Egret Welney WWT still with sheep on bank from Friends Hide at 11.59am +Great White Egret still
Norfolk Water Pipit Titchwell RSPB still on freshmarsh at 11.18am
Norfolk Rough-legged Buzzard Haddiscoe Island still viewable from mound in Waveney Forest tho distant (+2.Short-eared Owls still) TG.457.011
Norfolk Tundra Bean Goose Runham still west of Thrigby Road at 10.50am
Norfolk 25.Snow Buntings Holkham Bay still east of Holkham Gap at roped-off area at 10.15am TF.896.458
Norfolk 11.Common Cranes Clippesby in field north of Thurne Road
Norfolk probable Caspian Gull 1w Cromer on carnival field
Norfolk Glaucous Gull juv Cley still on beach midway between beach car park +East Bank +showing well
Norfolk Red-necked Grebe just NW of Filby still on Ormesby Little Broad from viewing platform at 9.05am
Norfolk 4.Shorelarks Holkham Bay still east of Holkham Gap at roped-off area (+16.Snow Buntings still) TF.896.458
Norfolk 2.Great White Egrets y'day Welney WWT