Norfolk Bird News via 'Rare Bird Alert'
Great Grey Shrike still, south of Choseley Drying Barns.
Whimbrel yesterday flew over Norwich.
Black Redstart, Yellow Wagtails x 2, at Beach Road, Common Cranes x 2 (flew east) at Salthouse.
Ring Ouzel at Salthouse Heath.
Black Redstart at Gramborough Hill, Salthouse.
Yellow Wagtail at Cley NWT.
Ring Ouzels x 6 at Snettisham Coastal Park.
Ring Ouzel at Felbrigg Hall NT.
Spoonbill at Titchwell RSPB.
Ring Ouzel, Sedge Warbler at Holme Dunes NWT.
Ring Ouzels x 4 at Holme Marsh.
Ring Ouzels x 2 at Houghton Hall near King's Lynn.
Rough-legged Buzzard at Burnham Overy Staithe.
Little Gull, Common Tern at Colney Gravel Pits.
Ring Ouzel, Whimbrel, Spotted Redshank at Breydon Water.
Great Grey Shrike at Weybourne.
Ring Ouzels x 3 at Sidestrand.
Hooded Crow at Happisburgh.
Ring Ouzels x 3, Little Gull, Short-eared Owl at Horsey.
Little Gull at Pentney Gravel Pits.
Ruddy Shelduck at Boughton Fen.
Little Ringed Plover, Yellow Wagtails x 3 at Buckenham Marshes RSPB.
Great White Egret at Hockwold Washes, Lakenheath Fen RSPB.
Shorelarks x 7, Short-eared Owl at Blakeney Point.
Garganey x 2 at Welney WWT.
MEGA! HARLEQUIN DUCK still, Aberdeen, Highland, Scotland.
MEGA! HARLEQUIN DUCK still, Brora, Highland, Scotland.
NOTE: Scarce migrants seen throughout UK:
32 Hoopoe's, 6 Wrynecks, 3 Great Grey Shrikes and
250 migrant Ring Ouzels, 44 Redstarts, 37 Garganey, 20 Ospreys,
5 Pied Flycatchers, 4 Black Terns, 2 Whinchats and a Wood Sandpiper!
Fabulous list for the day!
NORFOLK BIRD & WILDLIFE FAIR – 16th & 17th May