Holme Bird Observatory Friday 16th August 2019

A wet and blustery day, highlights were few but in the moth traps two Rusty-Dot Pearls were of note, a Painted Lady and 2 Migrant Hawkers were still struggling round the reserve in the high winds!

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Norfolk Purple Sand juv Titchwell RSPB still 2.50pm on freshmarsh from Island Hide
Norfolk 1+Wood Sand Cley NWT still on Simmonds' Scrape from Daukes' Hide +ad.fem Continental Black-tailed Godwit (nominate form limosa) still
Norfolk Wood Sand Welney WWT
Norfolk Dark Crimson Underwing moth Gorleston-on-Sea
Norfolk 2.Great White Egrets flew west past Weybourne Camp
Norfolk Goshawk juv Titchwell RSPB at Willow Wood
Norfolk Osprey Titchwell RSPB flew over Thornham Point at 7.13am
Norfolk 21.Spoonbills Titchwell RSPB +juv.Purple Sand