WBC Sightings

25 to 31 May 2014

An Osprey flew west over Fritton Lake, 26 May, while Hobbies were seen at Ashby (three), 25 May, Fritton Lake, 26 May, Redgrave Fen, 30 May and Carlton Marshes (two), 31 May. Barn Owls were noted at Lopham Fen, 30 May and Carlton Marshes and Gillingham, 31 May.

A Crane flew north over Gillingham Marshes, 28 May, while Little Egrets were seen at Redgrave Fen, 30 May and Carlton Marshes (11), 31 May.

A Turtle Dove was present at Thorpe-next-Haddiscoe, 25 May, two Yellow Wagtails at Carlton Marshes, 28 May and two Crossbills at Ashby, 30 May. A Kingfisher and three Cetti’s Warblers were recorded at Beccles Marshes (three), 27 May.

Notable waders included 44 Black-tailed Godwits at Carlton Marshes, 28 May and five Avocets at Burgh Castle Flats the following day.