WBC Sightings

7 to 13 July 2013

A Red Kite was seen at Thorpe-next-Haddiscoe and a Peregrine at Carlton Marshes, 7 July, while two Barn Owls were noted at Carlton Marshes, 9 July.

Waders at Carlton Marshes included a Greenshank, 7 and 13 July, a Black-tailed Godwit, 8 July, two Redshanks, 11 July, and a Spotted Redshank, 12 and 13 July. Elsewhere, a Whimbrel flew over Thorpe-next-Haddiscoe, 7 July, a Greenshank, a Common Sandpiper and three Green Sandpipers were present at Flixton GP, 8 July, and 200 Black-tailed Godwits were counted at Burgh Castle Flats, 10 July. An impressive 15 Little Egrets were present at Carlton Marshes, 12 July.

Cuckoos were seen at Carlton Marshes, 8 July, and Castle Marsh, North Cove, 13 July, and a Grasshopper Warbler was reeling at Carlton Marshes, 9 and 12 July.