WBC Sightings

26 June to 2 July 2016

An Osprey was seen at Weybread GP, 28 June. Hobbies were noted at Carlton Marshes and North Cove SWT reserve, 27 June and Barn Owls at Carlton Marshes (three), 26 June, Weybread GP, 28 June and Barsham Marshes (three), 2 July.

Waders at Carlton Marshes included a Greenshank, 26 June, a Redshank, 27 June and a Wood Sandpiper, 2 July, with a Curlew present at Castle Marsh, North Cove, 27 June. Little Egrets were reported from Carlton Marshes, 27 June, Beccles Marshes, 28 June and Lopham Fen and Weybread GP, 2 July.

Cuckoos were recorded at Lopham Fen, 26 June and Carlton Marshes, 27 June and two Spotted Flycatchers and two Grey Wagtails were seen at Weybread, 28 June. Cetti’s Warblers were reported from Carlton Marshes, 27 June, Beccles Marshes (two), 28 July and Somerleyton, 2 July and a Grasshopper Warbler was heard at Carlton Marshes, 30 June. A Bearded Tit was noted at Lopham Fen, 2 July and Kingfishers were seen at Beccles Marshes, 27 June and Lopham Fen (two), 2 July.

Photo of Osprey © Craig Shaw

Photo of Osprey © Craig Shaw