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CORONAVIRUS UPDATE – THURSDAY 5th NOVEMBER 2020

COVID-19 Restrictions on NOA Reserves Further to the announcement of a second lockdown in order to help stop the spread of the Coronavirus, the NOA must once again close all hides on its nature reserves from 5th November. While we would discourage anyone from travelling too far during this crucial time, our reserves themselves will remain open for local visitors and usual charges will apply for non-members. Please follow government advice, and respect social distancing at all times. We will restore access to our facilities as and when government restrictions permit. We are very grateful for your understanding and support.

Holme Bird Observatory Sunday 8th December 2019


Norfolk News from RARE BIRD ALERT
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Norfolk Hooded Crow Horsey still north of Nelson Head track this a'noon +Raven still over woods by village viewed from dunes
Norfolk 2.Great White Egrets Welney WWT
Norfolk 25.Common Cranes between Acle Bridge +Billockby still from barn at 11.33am
Norfolk Short-eared Owl y'day Haddiscoe Island
Norfolk 4.Taiga Bean Geese Buckenham Marshes RSPB still by railway (+4.Russian White-fronted Geese)
Norfolk 9.Bewick's Swans Horsey
Norfolk Mealy Redpoll y'day still Titchwell RSPB +Black-throated Diver Slav Grebe Hen Harrier
Norfolk 35.Common Cranes y'day between Acle Bridge +Billockby from barn. 40.Russian White-fronted Geese Buckenham Marshes RSPB
Norfolk 35.Common Cranes y'day between Acle Bridge +Billockby from barn. 40.Russian White-fronted Geese Buckenham Marshes RSPB