WBC Sightings

12 to 18 August

An adult Cattle Egret was present at Castle Marsh, North Cove, 15 August, later flying east over Carlton Marshes during the evening. A Great White Egret briefly landed on Carlton Marshes, 18 August, before flying off west, while Little Egrets were recorded at Redgrave Fen (two) and Thorpe-next-Haddiscoe, 12 August and Carlton Marshes, 15 August. A Crane flew over Lopham Fen during the evening of 12 August.

A Spotted Flycatcher was noted at Beccles Common, 14 August and a Wheatear was present at Carlton Marshes the following day.

Green Sandpipers were recorded at Flixton near Bungay (10) and Redgrave Fen, 12 August and Thorpe-next-Haddiscoe (four) and Carlton Marshes, 16 August, while five Black-tailed Godwits were present at Carlton Marshes, 15 August.

Hobbies were seen at Thorpe-next-Haddiscoe, 12 August, Herringfleet (two), 15 August and Blundeston, 18 August and a Barn Owl was noted at Carlton Marshes, 13 August.


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