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9th June 2024

Norfolk Ornithologists Association - NOA

Five Spoonbills were around the Broadwater during the day and offshore 12 Common Scoter, 5 Gannets, a Great Crested Grebe, 14 Little Terns, a Sandwich and 2 Common Terns were recorded.

In the moth traps 2 Buff Tips, 5 Cinnabars, 2 Bordered Whites, a White Ermine, Flame Shoulder, 3 Vine’s Rustics, a Sand Dart and a Hedge Tortrix were caught.

Norfolk Garganey Titchwell RSPB still on Reedbed Pool +Turtle Dove over c52.9661,0.6066
Norfolk Turtle Dove y’day Foulsham again in garden c52.7792,1.0176
Norfolk Golden Oriole male singing Itteringham briefly Mannington Estate this morning [heard only] c52.8326,1.1843
Norfolk 3.Garganey (all drks) Welney WWT from Main Observatory 52.5278,0.2775
Norfolk 3.Glossy Ibises over Hickling Broad NWT appeared to land towards Rush Hill Scrape mid morning c52.7330,1.5875
Norfolk 2.Osprey Hickling Broad NWT: 1.c1/3ml ESE of visitor centre at Brendan’s Marsh, 1.over Hickling Sound