A Turtle Dove was seen at St James South Elmham, 21 June, a Spotted Flycatcher at Beccles Common, 24 June and two Yellow Wagtails at Carlton Marshes, 18 June. Cuckoos were noted at Lopham Fen, 21 June, Carlton Marshes (three), 22 June and North Cove, 24 June, Grasshopper Warblers at Oulton Marshes (two), 18 June and Carlton Marshes (two), 21 June and Cetti’s Warblers at Oulton Marshes, 18 June and Carlton Marshes (three), 20 June.
Waders at Carlton Marshes included a Curlew and four Redshanks, 20 June and two Spotted Redshanks and 11 Black-tailed Godwits, 22 June. A Redshank was noted at Oulton Marshes, 18 June and a Green Sandpiper at Flixton GP, 24 June. A Bittern flew high east over Peto’s Marsh, Carlton Colville, 20 June and three Little Egrets were recorded at Carlton Marshes, 19 June.
Hobbies were seen at Oulton Marshes, 21 June, Carlton Marshes and Waveney Forest, Fritton, 23 June and Bressingham, 24 June, Red Kites at Carlton Marshes, 22 June and Beccles and Waveney Forest, 23 June and Herringfleet Marshes, 24 June and a Peregrine at Flixton GP, 24 June. Barn Owls were reported from Oulton Marshes (three), Belton Marshes and Lopham Fen, 18 June and Carlton Marshes (two), 20 June.
Photo of Turtle Dove © Jon Evans