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COVID-19 Update Monday 12th April 2021

Further to the lifting of restrictions on Monday 12th April 2021 the NOA reserves and car parks remain open to visitors but hides remain closed. We are hoping to be able to open hides to visitors on Monday 17th May 2021 in line with expected changes to government restrictions, and will post further updates on this page prior to the changes commencing.
We continue to thank all our members and visitors for their patience, and for continuing to keep our staff and visitors safe.

Holme Bird Observatory Wednesday 17th March 2021

A male Siskin was the highlight from a morning's ringing, and the moth trap held three Mottled Grey's and single March Moth and Shoulder Stripe.

Male Siskin 

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Norfolk 1+Cattle Egret Welney WWT still +2+Common Cranes Great White Egret

Norfolk 14.Russian White-fronted Geese Postwick Marshes still 1.42pm

Norfolk Slav Grebe Ormesby Broad still. drk.Scaup Rollesby Broad still

Norfolk Slav Grebe Ormesby Broad still. drk.Scaup Rollesby Broad still

Norfolk Iceland Gull juv flew west past Salthouse at 11.15am

Norfolk possible Mealy Redpoll male 1.5mls south of Thetford at Nunnery Lakes NR on track SE of Nunnery Place at 9.20am

Norfolk Iceland Gull Winterton

Norfolk 2.Spoonbills on Monday Cley NWT +30.Russian White-fronted Geese