WBC Sightings

9 to 15 November 2014

Carlton Marshes hosted two Jack Snipe, 28 Common Snipe and two Green Sandpipers on 11 November, with a Woodcock seen at Beccles Marshes on the same day.

Two Lesser Redpolls were recorded at Redgrave Fen, 10 November and two Tree Sparrows at Thorpe-next-Haddiscoe, 15 November. Bearded Tits were noted at Castle Marsh, North Cove (five), 9 November and Redgrave Fen, 10 November and Kingfishers at Beccles Marshes, 9 November, Redgrave Fen, 10 November and Carlton Marshes, 11 November.

A ringtail Hen Harrier, ten Marsh Harriers and a Barn Owl were seen at Haddiscoe Island, 9 November, with another Barn Owl at Beccles Marshes the following day.

A flock of 230 Pink-footed Geese flew south-east over Somerleyton, 15 November. Finally, a Little Egret was present at Carlton Marshes, 11 November.

Photo of Jack Snipe © DepositPhoto/mikelane45 

Photo of Jack Snipe © DepositPhoto/mikelane45