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WBC Sightings

4 to 10 August 2019

The excellent run of Wood Sandpiper sightings continued with 10 at Herringfleet Marshes, 6 August and singles at Carlton Marshes, 4 August and Earsham GP, 9 August. Other waders at Herringfleet Marshes included two Black-tailed Godwits and 11 Green Sandpipers, 4 August, a Common Sandpiper, 7 August and six Greenshank and six Dunlin, 9 August; at Carlton Marshes included two Black-tailed Godwits and six Green Sandpipers, 5 August and at Earsham GP included six Green Sandpipers and two Common Sandpipers, 9 August. Also, two Green Sandpipers were seen at Thorpe-next-Haddiscoe, 5 August.

Eight Mediterranean Gulls were recorded at Thorpe-next-Haddiscoe, 5 August. Little Egrets were reported from Herringfleet Marshes, 4 August, Carlton Marshes (five) and Thorpe-next-Haddiscoe (two), 5 August and Redgrave Fen (five), 6 August.

A Kingfisher was seen at Redgrave Fen, 6 August, three Spotted Flycatchers at Beccles Common, 7 August and two Yellow Wagtails at Herringfleet Marshes, 9 August.

Hobbies were noted at Carlton Marshes and Lopham Fen, 4 August and Thorpe-next-Haddiscoe (two), 5 August and Barn Owls at Carlton Marshes (four) and Thorpe-next-Haddiscoe (two), 5 August.

 

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