WBC Sightings

12 to 18 November 2017

A Hawfinch was seen in a garden at Beccles, 17 November, while a female Ring-necked Parakeet fed in gardens along Hall Road, Oulton, 14 and 15 November. A Lesser Redpoll was noted at North Cove SWT reserve, 12 November and a Cetti’s Warbler at Carlton Marshes, 16 November. Stonechats were recorded at Lopham Fen (two), 12 November, Carlton Marshes, 15 November and Oulton Marshes, 17 November, Bearded Tits at Lopham Fen, 15 November and Carlton Marshes, 16 November and Kingfishers at Beccles Quay (two), 12 November and Carlton Marshes, 16 November.

Pink-footed Geese were seen at Oulton Marshes (1000), 16 November and Somerleyton Marshes (60) and St Olaves (50), 18 November, Little Egrets at Carlton Marshes (three), 16 November and Blundeston Marshes, 18 November and a single Black-tailed Godwit was present at Carlton Marshes, 15 November.

Marsh Harriers were reported from Lopham Fen (two) and Carlton Marshes, 15 November and Haddiscoe Island (three), 17 November and Barn Owls from Haddiscoe Island (two) and Carlton Marshes, 17 November.


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