WBC Sightings

17 to 23 July 2016

Waders at Burgh Castle included 55 Black-tailed Godwits, 24 Curlews and four Redshanks, 17 July and a Spotted Redshank, a Whimbrel and 16 Avocets, 22 July, while Carlton Marshes hosted a Snipe and a Redshank, 17 July and a Black-tailed Godwit, 21 July. Little Egrets were noted at Carlton Marshes, 17 July and Burgh Castle (15), 22 July.

A Spotted Flycatcher was seen at Ditchingham, 18 July and two Yellow Wagtails at Carlton Marshes, 21 July. Singing Grasshopper Warblers were heard at Carlton Marshes, 17 July and Oulton Marshes (two), 19 July and a Kingfisher was noted at Weybread Mill, 21 July.

A Hobby was seen at Worlingham Marshes, 20 July, with Barn Owls reported from Carlton Marshes (three), 17 July, Ditchingham (three), 19 July, Burgh Castle, 22 July and Thorpe-next-Haddiscoe, 23 July.

Photo of Spotted Redshank © Shutterstock/Peter Gyure

 

Photo of Spotted Redshank © Shutterstock/Peter Gyure