WBC Sightings

10 to 16 December 2017

A Merlin was seen at Haddiscoe Island, 15 December, three Marsh Harriers at Carlton Marshes, 14 December and a Barn Owl at Beccles Common, 16 December.

A male Blackcap was present in a garden along Ellough Road, Beccles, 12 December and a Water Pipit and a Lesser Redpoll were recorded at Carlton Marshes, 14 December. Stonechats were noted at Carlton Marshes (two) and Oulton Marshes, four Bearded Tits at Carlton Marshes and a Kingfisher at Oulton Marshes, 14 December.

A Green Sandpiper and five Redshanks were present at Carlton Marshes, 14 December and a Little Egret was noted at the same site on 11 December.

Finally, Pink-footed Geese were recorded at Somerleyton Marshes (800 flew south), 13 December and St Olaves (70 flew south), 16 December.


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