Norfolk Birding News

Birding news for April 2015

Sunday 26 April 2015

Snettisham Coastal Park - Little Bunting

Choseley - 3 Dotterel
Tottenhill GPs - Black-necked Grebe
Breydon Water - Rough-legged Buzzard
Cley - Osprey, 2 Blue-headed Wagtails
Felbrigg Hall - 3+ Ring Ouzels
Kelling WM - 6 Blue-headed Wagtails

Saturday 25 April 2015

Salthouse - White-tailed Eagle at 11.05am
Burnham Overy - White-tailed Eagle 12.20pm
Holme - White-tailed Eagle flew W at 2.40pm, Iceland Gull flew W, Ring Ouzel
W Somerton - Black Kite flew S
W Beckham - Black Kite flew W
Snettisham Coastal Park - Little Bunting, 3 Ring Ouzels
Cley - Kentish Plover on beach then W, Iceland Gull flew W, 2 Blue-headed Wagtails
Choseley - 3 Dotterel

Friday 24 April 2015

Snettisham Coastal Park - Little Bunting

West Runton - Hoopoe briefly
Sidestrand - Iceland Gull flew E
Choseley - 3 Dotterel
Burnham Thorpe - 9 Ring Ouzels
Winterton - 7 Ring Ouzels
Felbrigg Hall - 7 Ring Ouzels
Burnham Overy - 7 Ring Ouzels

Thursday 23 April 2015

Repps-with-Bastwick - White-tailed Eagle flew N at 1pm

Snettisham Coastal Park - Little Bunting, Redstart
Thetford Warren - Raven flew W
Tottenhill GPs - Black-necked Grebe
Roydon Common - 14 Ring Ouzels
Felbrigg - 12 Ring Ouzels

Wednesday 22 April 2015

Cromer - Common Rosefinch reported briefly by church

Snettisham Coastal Park - Little Bunting, Osprey, Ring Ouzel
Welney - 2 Great White Egrets
Choseley - Dotterel
Thornham - 7+ Ring Ouzels
Burnham Overy - 7 Ring Ouzels
Holme - 6 Ring Ouzels
Berney Marshes - Rough-legged Buzzard, Short-eared Owl

Tuesday 21 April 2015

Welney - 2 Great White Egrets

Hickling - White-tailed Eagle ad flew S at 6.40am
HorseyWhite-tailed Eagle ad flew S at 10.30am
Holme - 8 Ring Ouzels
Thornham - 7 Ring Ouzels

Monday 20 April 2015

Felmingham- 13 Ring Ouzels
Burnham Overy Staithe- 10+ Ring Ouzels, Whinchat
Roydon Common- 9+ Ring Ouzels
Thornham- 7 Ring Ouzels
Horsey- 9 Arctic Terns, Short-eared Owl
Rockland Broad- 3 Arctic Terns
Walsey Hills- Black Redstart

Sunday 19 April 2015

Tottenhill- Black-necked Grebe still
Snettisham- Dotterel
Kelling- Dotterel still
Great Yarmouth- 2 Pomarine Skuas flew N
Holme- 19 Ring Ouzels, Redstart
Burnham Overy Staithe- 14 Ring Ouzels
North Creake- 5 Ring Ouzels
Cley- Black Redstart, Common Crane
Walsey Hills- Black Redstart, Ring Ouzel
Wymondham- Black Redstart

Saturday 18 April 2015

Titchwell- White-tailed Eagle flew W
Kelling- Dotterel still
Roydon Common- 32 Ring Ouzels
Burnham Overy Staithe- 13 Ring Ouzels in dunes
Holme- 9 Ring Ouzels, Short-eared Owl
Snettisham- 8 Ring Ouzels
Winterton- 5 Ring Ouzels, Wryneck
Choseley- 5 Ring Ouzels
Felbrigg Hall- 5 Ring Ouzels
Blakeney Point- 7 Shorelarks nr The Hood

Friday 17 April 2015

Kelling- Dotterel
Tottenhill- Black-necked Grebe still on gravel pits
Roydon Common- 31 Ring Ouzels
Holme- 12 Ring Ouzels
Snettisham- 10 Ring Ouzels
Winterton- 5 Ring Ouzels
Strumpshaw- 5 Common Cranes

Thursday 16 April 2015

Hockwold- Great White Egret again
Happisburgh- Dotterel flew south
Winterton- 13 Common Cranes, Black Redstart
Blakeney Point- 7 Shorelarks, Black Redstart
Roydon Common- 28 Ring Ouzels
Snettisham- 18+ Ring Ouzels, Firecrest, Redstart
Burnham Overy Dunes- 8+ Ring Ouzels
Holme- 8 Ring Ouzels
Weybourne- 4 Ring Ouzels
Trimingham- 3 Ring Ouzels (in between Trimingham & Sidestrand)
Ormesby Broad- 10 Arctic Terns

Wednesday 15 April 2015

Choseley- 9 Dotterel near drying barns
Tottenhill- Black-necked Grebe
Northrepps- Osprey, Ring Ouzel
Roydon Common- 14 Ring Ouzels
Holme- 6+ Ring Ouzels, Short-eared Owl
Weybourne- 5 Ring Ouzels
Old Hunstanton- 4 Ring Ouzels
Felbrigg- 3 Ring Ouzels
Breydon Water- Rough-legged Buzzard, 3 Little Gulls, 2 Garganey
Halvergate Marshes- Rough-legged Buzzard, Short-eared Owl
Weeting- 2 Firecrests

Tuesday 14 April 2015

Hockwold- Great White Egret still
Choseley- 6 Dotterel in field near Chalkpit Lane, 9 Ring Ouzels near drying barns
Burnham Market- Dotterel on Beacon Hill, 11+ Ring Ouzels
Horsey- 8 Common Cranes, Ring Ouzel, 2 Short-eared Owls
Cley- 6 Ring Ouzels
Hunstanton- 5 Ring Ouzels on pitch & putt course
Heacham- 4 Ring Ouzels
Holme NOA- 3 Ring Ouzels, Firecrest, Redstart
Colney GPs- 2 Arctic Terns
Filby Broad- Little Gull
Buckenham- prob. esc. White Stork

Monday 13 April 2015

Cromer - Black Kite flew S
Choseley - 9 Dotterel, 3 Ring Ouzels, Lapland Bunting, Rough-legged Buzzard flew over
Burnham Overy - Rough-legged Buzzard, 2 Ring Ouzels, Short-eared Owl
Roydon Common - 8+ Ring Ouzels
Snettisham Coastal Park - 4 Ring Ouzels
Horsey - 4 Ring Ouzels

Sunday 12 April 2015

Titchwell - Green-winged Teal

Cromer - Glaucous Gull on sea, then flew W
Burnham Overy - 6 Ring Ouzels
Roydon Common - 3 Ring Ouzels
Snettisham Coastal Park - 3 Ring Ouzels

Saturday 11 April 2015

Gorleston - Serin flew N
Salthouse - Hooded Crow, Black Redstart
Halvergate - Rough-legged Buzzard
Roydon Common - 5 Ring Ouzels
Great Yarmouth - 5 Ring Ouzels

Friday 10 April 2015

Hockwold Washes - Great White Egret

Burnham Overy - Rough-legged Buzzard
Weybourne - Great Grey Shrike
Choseley - Great Grey Shrike
Snettisham - 6 Ring Ouzels
Holme - 4 Ring Ouzels
Horsey - 3 Ring Ouzels, Short-eared Owl

Thursday 9 April 2015

Welney - Great White Egret
Winterton - Rough-legged Buzzard flew S, 2 Short-eared Owls
Burnham Overy - Rough-legged Buzzard
Choseley - Great Grey Shrike

Wednesday 8 April 2015

Haddiscoe - Rough-legged Buzzard, Short-eared Owl

Warham Greens - Great Grey Shrike
Winterton - Ring Ouzel, Short-eared Owl
Holme - Ring Ouzel
Snettisham Coastal Park - Ring Ouzel

Tuesday 7 April 2015

Holkham - Raven flew E
Scolt Head - Rough-legged Buzzard
Breydon Water - Rough-legged Buzzard
Winterton - Ring Ouzel
Grime's Graves - Great Grey Shrike

Monday 6 April 2015

Welney - Great White Egret
Burnham Norton - Great White Egret
Burnham Overy - Rough-legged Buzzard
Halvergate - Rough-legged Buzzard
Roydon Common - Great Grey Shrike

Sunday 5 April 2015

Burnham Overy - Rough-legged Buzzard
Breydon Water - Rough-legged Buzzard
Ringstead - Ring Ouzel
Grime's Graves - Great Grey Shrike

Saturday 4 April 2015

Weybourne - Iceland Gull, 2 Lapland Buntings, 2 Garganey
Roydon Common - Great Grey Shrike
Grime's Graves - Great Grey Shrike

Friday 3 April 2015

Hemsby - Serin
Weybourne - Iceland Gull, 2 Lapland Buntings
Grime's Graves - Great Grey Shrike

Thursday 2 April 2015

Hardley Staithe - Ring-necked Duck

Thetford - 2 Ravens flew N over Nunnery Lakes
Breydon Water - Rough-legged Buzzard, Short-eared Owl
Burnham Overy - Rough-legged Buzzard
Roydon Common - Great Grey Shrike
Grime's Graves - Great Grey Shrike

Wednesday 1 April 2015

Hardley Staithe/Cantley BF - Ring-necked Duck

Grimes Graves - Great Grey Shrike