WBC Sightings

19 to 25 June 2016

A Great White Egret was present at Carlton Marshes, 19 June, together with three Little Egrets, while a further Little Egret was recorded at Burgh Castle, 24 June.

Raptor highlights included a Red Kite at Somerleyton, 19 June, Hobbies at Beccles Marshes, 19 June, Lopham Fen, 20 June and Carlton Marshes, 21 June and a Peregrine was back on the tower of St Mary’s Church, Bungay, 22 June. Barn Owls were reported from Carlton Marshes, 19 June and Worlingham Marshes, 21 June.

Carlton Marshes hosted a Greenshank, a Green Sandpiper and three Redshanks on 24 June.

Also recorded at Carlton Marshes were a Cuckoo and a Cetti’s Warbler, 19 June and a Yellow Wagtail, 21 June, with a further Cuckoo at Lopham Fen, 20 June.

Photo of Great White Egret © Jon Evans


Photo of Great White Egret © Jon Evans