WBC Sightings

30 August to 5 September 2015

Two Tree Sparrows were surprise visitors to a garden feeder in Beccles, 30 August. A Wheatear was present at Carlton Marshes, 5 September, while late-staying summer visitors included two Swifts at Lopham Fen and two Reed Warblers at Redgrave Fen, 1 September and a Sand Martin at Carlton Marshes, 5 September. Four Bearded Tits were noted at Herringfleet Marshes, 31 August.

Waders at Carlton Marshes included three Black-tailed Godwits and two Greenshanks, 30 August, a Green Sandpiper, 4 September and three Ruffs, 5 September, with five Little Egrets present at the same site, 2 September.

A Marsh Harrier was seen at Carlton Marshes, 4 September, with a Hobby noted the following day.

Photo of Tree Sparrow © Jon Evans

Photo of Tree Sparrow © Jon Evans