WBC Sightings

17 to 23 March 2013

Two Rough-legged Buzzards were again seen at Haddiscoe Island, 20 March. Haddiscoe Island also hosted a ringtail Hen Harrier, 17 March, and a Peregrine, 20 March. A Short- eared Owl was seen at Herringfleet Marshes, along with a Barn Owl, 21 March, while a Barn Owl was also noted at Oulton Marshes, 17 March.

A Mealy (Common) Redpoll was with a flock of 40 Siskins at Barsham Marshes, 17 March, and two Kingfishers were noted at the same site on 19 March. Three White Wagtails were present at Carlton Marshes, 17 March.

Waders included eight Avocets, 120 Black-tailed Godwits, 250 Curlews, and 40 Redshanks at Burgh Castle Flats and a Woodcock at Barsham Marshes, 17 March, and 12 Dunlin at Carlton Marshes, 23 March.

Finally, 300 Wigeon were present at Oulton Marshes, 17 March, with two feral Black Swans at the same site the following day.