Norfolk Birding News

Birding news for May 2016

Saturday 28 May 2016

Cart Gap - BLACK-EARED WHEATEAR early am only

Wheatfen - Osprey
Horsey - Whinchat, Short-eared Owl

Friday 27 May 2016

Burnham Overy - Serin, Great White Egret

Weybourne - Serin, Icteirine Warbler both early am only
Heigham Holmes - Great White Egret
Hemsby - Red-backed Shrike
Strumpshaw Fen - Osprey

Thursday 26 May 2016

Weybourne - Icterine Warbler

Gorleston - Icterine Warbler
Hemsby - Red-backed Shrike
Hickling Broad - Little Stint, Curlew Sandpiper
TitchwellLittle Stint, Curlew Sandpiper
Pentney GPs - 2 Black Terns
Salthouse - Glaucous Gull flew W
Felbrigg Park - 2 Garganey
Welney - Garganey

Wednesday 25 May 2016

Hopton - Great White Egret flew in off sea

Snettisham - Little Stint
Felbrigg Park - 2 Garganey
Buckenham - Garganey
Titchwell - Garganey

Tuesday 24 May 2016

Holkham - Hooded Crow E of Lady Anne's Drive
Buckenham - Garganey
Felbrigg Park - 2 Garganey

Monday 23 May 2016

Holme - Quail, Short-eared Owl

Felbrigg Park - Garganey

Sunday 22 May 2016

Somerton Holmes - Great White Egret
Salthouse - Bee-eater reported W over Gramborough Hill early pm
Choseley - Dotterel

Saturday 21 May 2016

Acle - Montagu's Harrier ringtail flew over A47
Choseley - Dotterel, Honey Buzzard reported flew SE
Titchwell - Little Stint
Buckenham Marshes - Garganey
Felbrigg Park - Garganey

Friday 20 May 2016

Wells - Glossy Ibis flew E at 7.30pm

Choseley - Dotterel
Titchwell - Little Stint
Felbrigg Park - Garganey

Thursday 19 May 2016

Burnham Overy - Great White Egret

Choseley - Dotterel
Burnham Norton - Redstart
Welney - Garganey
Hockwold Washes - Garganey
Felbrigg Park - Garganey

Wednesday 18 May 2016

Breydon Water - 2 Great White Egrets

Titchwell - Little Stint
Buckenham Marshes - Garganey
Weybourne Camp - Whinchat

Tuesday 17 May 2016

Holme - Great White Egret

Long Stratton - Hoopoe
Titchwell - Pectoral Sandpiper
Snettisham - 6 Little Stints
Choseley - Snow Bunting

Monday 16 May 2016

Winterton - Bee-eater early am only

Overstrand - Red-breasted Flycatcher
Choseley - 8 Dotterel, Snow Bunting
Titchwell - 2 Little Stints
Felbrigg Park - Garganey
Welney - 2 Black Terns, 4 Garganey

Sunday 15 May 2016

Winterton - Bee-eater

Overstrand - Red-breasted Flycatcher
North Tuddenham - Black Kite reported flew NW
Strumpshaw Fen - Great White Egret
Choseley - 25 Dotterel
Titchwell - Temminck's Stint, 2 Little Stints
Sparham Pools - Black Tern
Kelling WM - 2 Ring Ouzels
Stiffkey Fen - Ring Ouzel
Felbrigg Park - 2 Garganey
Buckenham Marshes - 2 Garganey

Saturday 14 May 2016

Winterton - Bee-eater

Welney - Great White Egret
Choseley - 28 Dotterel
Titchwell - Temminck's Stint
Cley - 2 Little Stints
Felbrigg Park - 2 Garganey

Friday 13 May 2016

Winterton - Bee-eater

Choseley - 28 Dotterel
Titchwell - Temminck's Stint
Burnham Overy - Ring Ouzel, 2 Redstarts, Black Tern
Felbrigg Park - 2 Garganey

Thursday 12 May 2016

Blakeney - PALLID SWIFT then flew W
Winterton - Bee-eater
Cley - Bee-eater
Holme - Montagu's Harrier flew in off sea
Kelling - 2 Grey-headed Wagtails
Titchwell - Garganey, Wood Sandpiper
Choseley - 28 Dotterel
Felbrigg Park - 2 Garganey

Wednesday 11 May 2016

Winterton - Bee-eater

Framingham Earl - Alpine Swift reported
Burnham Overy - Red-backed Shrike, Wryneck, Ring Ouzel
Titchwell - 3 Temminck's Stints, 2 Little Stints, Wood Sandpiper
Choseley - 26 Dotterel
Cley - 2 Garganey
Felbrigg Park - 2 Garganey

Tuesday 10 May 2016

Waxham - Montagu's Harrier
Weybourne - Honey Buzzard reported flew S, Roseate Tern reported flew E
Choseley - 19 Dotterel
Strumpshaw Fen - Red-backed Shrike
Whitlingham Country Park - 3 Black Terns
Titchwell - Black Tern, Temminck's Stint, 2 Little Stints
Breydon Water - 2 Curlew Sandpipers

Monday 9 May 2016

Holkham - Great White Egret
Cley - Temminck's Stint, Little Stint
Felbrigg Hall2 Garganey
Titchwell - 3 Temminck's Stints, 2 Little Stints
Choseley - 26 Dotterel still
Rockland Broad - 2 Black Terns

Sunday 8 May 2016

Cley - BLACK-WINGED STILT, Temminck's Stint, 2 Curlew Sandpipers

Welney - Great White Egret
Sheringham - Purple Heron & Red-footed Falcon flew W
Hemsby - Montagu's Harrier flew NW
Felbrigg HallMontagu's Harrier, 2 Garganey
Sculthorpe Moor - Hoopoe reported, early am only
Titchwell - 2 Temminck's Stints, Little Stint, 2 Wood Sandpipers
Choseley - 18 Dotterel still
Breydon Water - 3 Black Terns
Buckenham Marshes - Garganey, Wood Sandpiper

Saturday 7 May 2016

Cley - BLACK-WINGED STILT

Hickling Broad - Dusky Warbler singing, 4 Temminck's Stints
Burnham Overy Dunes - Short-toed Lark, Serin, Ring Ouzel
Hemsby - Bee-eater flew S
Wells - Cattle Egret reported early am only
Titchwell - Montagu's Harrier, 2 Temminck's Stints, Little Stint, Wood Sandpiper
Choseley - 18 Dotterel still
Rockland Broad - 2 Black Terns
Felbrigg Park - 2 Garganey
Buckenham Marshes - Garganey, 2 Wood Sandpipers

Friday 6 May 2016

Felmingham - Montagu's Harrier fem flew W

Snettisham - Purple Heron on Ken Hill Marshes
Welney - Great White Egret, Temminck's Stint, 2 Curlew Sandpipers, 2 Garganey
Choseley - 13 Dotterel
Felbrigg Park - 2 Garganey
Salthouse - 16 Wood Sandpipers
Cley - 2 Wood Sandpipers, Spotted Redshank
Hickling Broad - 5 Temminck's Stints
Titchwell - 3 Temminck's Stints, 2 Little Stints, 5 Wood Sandpipers briefly, Ring Ouzel
Ranworth Broad - 6+ Black Terns
Colney GPs - 4+ Black Terns
Rockland Broad - 2 Black Terns

Thursday 5 May 2016

Holme - Montagu's Harrier fem flew W, Pied Flycatcher

Welney - Great White Egret, 4 Garganey
Choseley - 10 Dotterel
Felbrigg Park - 2 Garganey
Cley - Curlew Sandpiper, 3 Wood Sandpipers
Titchwell - 2 Little Stints, 5 Common Cranes flew W
Kimberley Hall - 2 Black Terns briefly
Sparham Pools2 Black Terns briefly

Wednesday 4 May 2016

Weybourne Camp - Serin
Hunstanton - Serin flew S
Buckenham Marshes - Great White Egret, Garganey
Welney - Great White Egret, Curlew Sandpiper
Blakeney Freshmarsh - Black Brant, Grey-headed Wagtail
Choseley - 18 Dotterel
Winterton - Wryneck in South Dunes
Burnham Overy Dunes - 2 Ring Ouzels
Great Yarmouth - 2 Black Redstarts in Cemetery
Felbrigg Hall - Garganey
Titchhwell - Little Stint, Little Gull

Tuesday 3 May 2016

Titchwell - BLACK-HEADED WAGTAIL, Garganey, Little Stint, Ring Ouzel

Welney - Great White Egret
SheringhamGreat White Egret flew E, Richard's Pipit at Beeston Bump
Choseley - 18 Dotterel
Hickling Broad - Garganey
Felbrigg - 2 Garganey
Snettisham Coastal Park - Ring Ouzel
Holme - Ring Ouzel
WintertonRing Ouzel
WaxhamRing Ouzel
Great YarmouthRing Ouzel

Monday 2 May 2016

Titchwell - BLACK-HEADED WAGTAIL, Little Stint

Hickling Broad - SAVI'S WARBLER reported
Narborough - Hoopoe flew SW over A47
Holkham - Great White Egret
Welney - Great White Egret, Garganey
WeybourneGreat White Egret flew E
Choseley - 13 Dotterel, Ring Ouzel
Warham Greens - 4 Dotterel
Buckenham Marshes - Garganey
Felbrigg - Garganey
Snettisham Coastal Park - 2 Ring Ouzels, Redstart
Holme - 2 Ring Ouzels
Breydon Water - Curlew Sandpiper

Sunday 1 May 2016

Hickling Broad - SAVI'S WARBLER reported

Welney - Great White Egret, 2 Garganey
Choseley - 9 Dotterel
Buckenham Marshes - 5 Wood Sandpipers, 2 Garganey
Burnham Overy - 2 Ring Ouzels
Snettisham Coastal Park - Ring Ouzel, Redstart
Titchwell - Little Stint
Breydon Water - Curlew Sandpiper