WBC Sightings

15 to 21 November 2015

A Woodcock was seen at Waveney Forest, Fritton, 21 November, while a Redshank and 21 Snipe were noted at Carlton Marshes, 15 November.

The first Goosanders of the autumn were present at Fritton Lake (five), 21 November. Pink-footed Geese flew over Fritton (100), 15 November and Somerleyton (300), 20 November. Little Egrets were recorded at Carlton Marshes (two), 15 November, Redgrave Fen, 17 November and Oulton Marshes, 20 November.

A count of 12 Marsh Harriers was made at Haddiscoe Island, 15 November, a Short-eared Owl was seen at Oulton Marshes, 16 November and Barn Owls were reported from Carlton Marshes, 15 November, Beccles Marshes, 17 November, Thorpe-next-Haddiscoe (two), 19 November and Oulton Marshes (two), 20 November.

A Lesser Redpoll and a Cetti’s Warblers were noted at Oulton Marshes, 20 November, with a further Cetti’s Warbler recorded at Beccles Marshes, 17 November.

Photo of Woodcock © Jon Evans

Photo of Woodcock © Jon Evans