WBC Sightings

21 to 27 September 2014

Waders at Carlton Marshes included a Ringed Plover and a Redshank, 21 September and a Jack Snipe, two Ruff and ten Common Snipe, 25 September. Another Jack Snipe, together with three Green Sandpipers, were seen at Thorpe Marshes, Haddiscoe, 27 September.

Raptors included a late Hobby at St Olaves and a Peregrine at Carlton Marshes, 25 September and a Marsh Harrier at Gillingham Marshes, 27 September. Barn Owls were reported from Gillingham Marshes, 23 September and Beccles Marshes, 25 September.

Two Stonechats were present at Burgh Castle, 27 September and a Kingfisher was seen at Beccles Marshes, 23 September.

Finally, Little Egrets were noted at Carlton Marshes (two), 25 September and Thorpe Marshes, 27 September.

Photo of Kingfisher © Shutterstock/Mircea-BEZERGHEANU