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Holme Bird Observatory Sunday 1st September 2019

On the today a Black-throated Diver flew past east, 18 Common Scoters were offshore, 27 Sandwich and 29 Common Terns were recorded, a single Gannet and a Razorbill were also of note. A Kingfisher was at the NWT hides. Four Spoonbills were on the grazing marsh.

A Pale Eggar, 2 White Points, 2 Frosted Oranges, a Poplar Hawk and a Humming-bird Hawk Moth were recorded.

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Norfolk Caspian Gull juv Cromer on beach this morning
Norfolk Great White Egret Strumpshaw Fen RSPB still this morning
Norfolk 3.Curlew Sands Welney WWT still this a'noon
Norfolk Pied Fly Winterton
Norfolk 24.Common Cranes Welney WWT still from Friends Hide
Norfolk Osprey west of Titchwell RSPB over dunes at Thornham at 11.20am
Norfolk 3+Cattle Egrets Burnham Norton still +38.Spoonbills
Norfolk Cattle Egret Cley NWT again mid morning on Simmonds' Scrape
Norfolk 61.Spoonbills Stiffkey Fen at 10.30am
Norfolk 3.Curlew Sands y'day Welney WWT from Nelson-Lyle Hide
Norfolk Black-throated Diver flew east past Holme at c8.28am
Norfolk 2+Curlew Sands (both juvs) Breydon Water still early morning +Wood Sand
Norfolk Cattle Egret Cley NWT till 8.15am on Pat's Pool then flew west over West Bank
Norfolk Cattle Egret Cley NWT again on Pat's Pool