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Holme Bird Observatory Friday 7th June 2019

A total of three Spoonbills east, 32 Black-tailed Godwits and two Med Gulls was as good as it got  today.

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Norfolk Purple Heron ad still c2.55pm Titchwell RSPB at end of East Trail in flight briefly then landed in reedbed PE31 8BB
Norfolk 6.Cattle Egrets Burnham Overy Marshes viewed from A149 at 2.10pm tho distant
Norfolk Spoonbill Titchwell RSPB still
Norfolk 2.Cattle Egrets Brancaster still by Beach Road at 1.30pm
Norfolk Quail male singing south of Walsey Hills NOA still 1.15pm in 1st barley field on left. Keep to public footpath
Norfolk 5.Cattle Egrets Burnham Overy Marshes this morning
Norfolk Little Gull 1s Cley NWT still this a'noon on Pat's Pool
Norfolk Scaup drk still Cley NWT on Watling Water
Norfolk Quail male singing south of Walsey Hills NOA still 11.07am in field. Keep to public footpath
Norfolk Garganey fem just east of Wells at North Point Pools by track N.of A149 +1/3ml E.of steam railway entrance +4.Spoonbills still. Keep to public rights of way +do not enter from railway station TF.932.431
Norfolk Quail male singing south of Walsey Hills NOA. Keep to public footpath
Norfolk Little Gull 1s Cley NWT still from Bishop's Hide
Norfolk Honey Buzzard Coltishall flew low south over RAF Coltishall
Norfolk Turtle Dove male singing Titchwell RSPB still
Norfolk Purple Heron ad still Titchwell RSPB at end of East Trail in dead tree at 6.42am +showing well then flew into reedbed +out of view PE31 8BB