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14th December 2023


Cattle Egret Redwell Marsh

A Greenshank was on Lavender Marsh early morning, a Bittern was seen in flight over the grazing marsh reedbed and at least six Cattle Egrets were still in the vicinity of Redwell Marsh.


Norfolk PALLID HARRIER 2w.fem Warham Greens again north of Garden Drove at 3.15pm (+ringtail.Hen Harrier). Park on concrete pad 1/3ml north of A149; don’t block access 52.9592,0.8910 NR23 1QE
Norfolk 2+Waxwings Norwich at Barn Road in TK Maxx car park at 1.30pm c52.6322,1.2875
Norfolk 50.Waxwings Norwich at Vauxhall Street by shops c52.6257,1.2837
Norfolk 8.Waxwings Burnham Market in tree by Whiteway Road at 2.13pm c52.9459,0.7147
Norfolk 30.Waxwings Norwich at Westwick Street at Farm Foods at 1.18pm 52.6319,1.2888
Norfolk 7.Waxwings Sheringham at Woodhouse Close entramce at 12.10pm 52.9400,1.1977
Norfolk 17.Twite Blakeney Freshmarsh still on house boat at 11.18am 52.9624,1.0165
Norfolk Scaup 1w.drk Welney WWT still from main observatory at 11.45am 52.5278,0.2775
Norfolk Hen Harrier juv Thorpe St.Andrew at Thorpe Marshes NR c52.6235,1.3516
Norfolk 12.Waxwings Norwich off Hotblack Road in tree at Wensum Community Centre car park 8.55-9am then flew off 52.6375,1.2704
Norfolk Glossy Ibis juv just west of Stiffkey still on flood south of A149 opposite The Red Lion at 10.13am c52.9510,0.9255
Norfolk 13.Shorelarks Holkham Bay still east of Holkham Gap in roped-off area at 9.30am tho mobile 52.9763,0.8215
Norfolk Short-eared Owl y’day Halvergate Marshes still 52.6029,1.5923
Norfolk 3.Water Pipits y’day Buckenham Marshes RSPB c52.5941,1.4653
Norfolk 3+Velvet Scoters Holkham Bay still 9.11am c52.9763,0.8215
Norfolk 7.Waxwings Sheringham till 8.28am at Greenlands Way/ Shepherd Close junction then flew east 52.9394,1.1978
Norfolk 1+Waxwing Sprowston at Woodside Road/ Greenborough Road junction 52.6478,1.3409
Norfolk 2.Waxwings Blakeney flew over quay 52.9562,1.0172
Norfolk 7.Waxwings Sheringham at Greenlands Way/ Shepherd Close junction 52.9394,1.1978