Norfolk Bird News via 'Rare Bird Alert'
MEGA! GREAT KNOT for third day at Breydon Water!
BLACK-WINGED PRATINCOLE at Cley NWT!
Pectoral Sandpiper, Spoonbills x 30, Garganey x 3, Wood Sandpipers x 2 at Cley NWT
Great White Egret at Blakeney Harbour
Spoonbills x 8 at Blakeney Marsh
Spoonbills x 4 at west end of Broad Water, Holme NWT
RED-BACKED SHRIKE Male again at North Dunes, Winterton
Glossy Ibis at Welney WWT
Spoonbills x 8, Little Stint, Spotted Redshanks x 12, Little Gull at Titchwell RSPB
Common Cranes x 3 at Buckingham Marshes RSPB
Common Cranes x 2 flew over Cantley
Common Cranes x 8 by Nelson Head Track at Horsey
• SCARCE TORTOISESHELL BUTTERFLY at Queen's Hills, Costessey, Norwich yesterday for 2nd day (note, a number of non-native butterfly species were released at Colney on Wednesday) and again today at 11.30am. Seen also this evening south of Taverham, access from 10am tomorrow – TG.157.128 and follow on site instructions.
LESSER YELLOWLEGS, Glossy Ibis still at Frampton Marsh RSPB, Lincolnshire
COLLARED PRATINCOLE at Minsmere RSPB, Suffolk
• SCARCE TORTOISESHELL BUTTERFLY also at Minsmere RSPB for 2nd day
Black Kite (esc) again at Wrentham, Suffolk
MEGA! GREAT KNOT Breydon Water, Norfolk
MEGA! SHORT-TOED EAGLE (possible) at Blashford Lakes HWT, Ringwood, Hampshire
BLACK-WINGED PRATINCOLE at Cley NWT, Norfolk