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WBC Sightings

8 to 14 September 2019

A Cattle Egret flew high over Carlton and Oulton Marshes, 8 September. Great White Egrets were seen at Castle Marsh, North Cove, 9 September and Herringfleet Marshes, 10 and 11 September and Little Egrets at Carlton Marshes, 8 September and Herringfleet Marshes (two), 11 September. Two Mediterranean Gulls were recorded at Carlton Marshes, 8 September.

Late summer visitors included a Yellow Wagtail at Carlton Marshes, 8 September, a Reed Warbler at Herringfleet Marshes, 11 September, a Sedge Warbler at Carlton Marshes, 14 September and Swifts at Carlton Marshes (two), 8 September and Diss (four) and Harleston (four), 10 September. A Cetti’s Warbler was noted at Oulton Marshes, 9 September, a Bearded Tit at Herringfleet Marshes, 12 September and Kingfishers at Carlton Marshes, 8 September and Herringfleet Marshes, 10 September.

Waders at Carlton Marshes included two Ruffs, two Greenshanks, 12 Black-tailed Godwits, a Common Sandpiper and a Curlew, 8 September and ten Snipe, 14 September and at Herringfleet Marshes included eight Ruffs, 10 September and a Greenshank and three Green Sandpipers, 11 September.

A Red Kite was seen at Worlingham, 10 September, Hobbies were recorded at Carlton Marshes (two), 8 September, Herringfleet Marshes (three), 12 September and Worlingham Marshes (two), 14 September and five Buzzards were noted at Carlton Marshes, 8 September.

 

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