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Holme Bird Observatory Tuesday 12th March 2019

A Great Northern Diver was just offshore from the Observatory early morning.

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Norfolk 2.Cattle Egrets still Welney at 2.17pm: 1.at Welney WWT, 1.Welney at Gold Hill still by A1101 opposite bungalow just west of suspension bridge PE14 9TF
Norfolk 12.Tundra Bean Geese y'day Welney WWT in a'noon. Reserve open 9.30am-5pm. Admission £7.90 for non-members. Memberships from £52; concessions £42 PE14 9TN
Norfolk Cattle Egret Welney WWT still from main observatory hide at 10.55am +showing well +2.Great White Egrets
Norfolk Hen Harrier ringtail Titchwell RSPB still flew east over freshmarsh
Norfolk 10+Tundra Bean Geese Welney WWT from main observatory at 9.50am (drk.Scaup from Lyle Hide at 10.20am). Reserve open 9.30am-5pm. Admission £7.90 for non-members. Memberships from £52; concessions £42 PE14 9TN
Norfolk Great Northern Diver Holme Dunes on sea
Norfolk Water Pipit Titchwell RSPB still at reedbed
Norfolk 6.Russian White-fronted Geese (2.ads) y'day Cley NWT still in Eye Field