Norfolk Bird News via 'Rare Bird Alert'
Long-tailed Ducks x 58, Velvet Scoters x 23, Great Northern Divers x 5, Water Pipits x 2, Scaup x 4, Slavonian Grebe, Black-necked Grebe, Snow Bunting, Hen Harrier at
Rough-legged Buzzard juv. in stubble field SE of Choseley Drying Barns.
Cattle Egret in cattle field north of entrance to Ted Ellis NR at Surlingham.
Long-tailed Ducks x 8 on sea at South Beach, Heacham.
Black Redstart at Wymondham Abbey.
Snow Buntings x 30 at Gramborough Hill, Shorelarks x 7 near Little Eye, Iceland Gull flew east along beach at Salthouse.
Short-eared Owl at Breydon Water.
Great Northern Diver at Martham Broad.
Great White Egret at Bowthorpe Marsh.
ISABELLINE WHEATEAR still, just east of north end of boardwalk, Lapland Buntings x 7, Tundra Bean Goose at Burnham Overy Dunes.
Black-throated Divers x 3, Great Northern Diver, Puffin, Slavonian Grebes x 2, Long-tailed Ducks x 7 at Holme.
Hen Harrier male flew south over Winterton.
Hawfinches x 3 at Santon Warren.
Great White Egret at Holkham Freshmarsh.
Short-eared Owls x 2 at Haddiscoe Island.
Hen Harriers x 3 at Horsey.
Taiga Bean Geese x 34 at Buckenham Marshes RSPB.
Hen Harrier at Stiffkey.
Short-eared Owl at Morston.
Hen Harriers x 5, Twite x 9 at Warham Greens.
Todd's Canada Goose (form interior) with c250 Pink-footed Geese in field at north end of Snettisham Coastal Park.
Hen Harriers x 3 at Stubb Mill Roost at Hickling Broad NWT.
Waxwings x 30 off Barnard Road on Charles Watling Way at Bowthorpe.
Hen Harrier at Langley Marsh, Chedgrave.
MEGA! DUSKY THRUSH in garden in Beeley, 5mls NNW of Matlock, Derbyshire.
FIRST FOR BRITAIN! MASKED WAGTAIL (Motacilla alba personata) – again at Croft Villas, 2.5mls NNW of Haverfordwest at Camrose, Pembrokeshire.
MEGA! CANVASBACK possible, (identity suggested from photograph) on Friday at Abberton Reservoir, Essex.