CBC Bird News

Records submitted in the last 14 days, most recent first. Amber indicates local or uncommon, bold red indicates a description is needed for verification at county or national level, green indicates category D (reasonable doubt of natural occurrence) or category E (escapes or non-sustaining introductions).

Wednesday 26 April 2017

Blakeney map for Blakeney
This is a map showing Blakeney


About Blakeney
covers the village & inland areas of parish. TG0243
, 12:30 to 15:00, Sun&cloud/rain/8c/n15

1 Peregrine Falcon (over Freshes), 1 Tawny Owl (Morston Down woods), 1 Green Woodpecker, 2 Wheatear, 1 Ring Ouzel (Female. In field, west of horse paddock, south of Blakeney to Morston CP.), 2 Yellowhammer (Pair on Kettlehill) [Richard Burton]

Salthouse Heath map for Salthouse Heath
This is a map showing Salthouse Heath


About Salthouse Heath
This covers the Heathland south of Salthouse village.
, 09:45 to 11:15, Cold north wind and wintery showers

1 Tawny Owl (Heard calling), 7 Blackcap (All in song), 6 Chiffchaff (All in song), 6 Willow Warbler (All in song), 2 Marsh Tit (Both heard and seen), 2 Jay [David Fell]

Tuesday 25 April 2017

Glandford map for Glandford
This is a map showing Glandford


About Glandford
This covers the village of Glandford and the rest of the parish of Letheringsett with Glandford that is within the TG04 Square. It includes the ford & mill, the area around Cley Spy, woodland just E of the ford, the E half of Dragaways and Bayfield Brecks. It excludes the Bayfield Hall. TG0441
, 11:40 to 11:50, Cold wind.

1 Nightingale (Singing just south of the poplar plantation along the Cley Sewage Works to Glandford road.) [Michael Harcup]

Monday 24 April 2017

Wiveton map for Wiveton
This is a map showing Wiveton


About Wiveton
The parish of Wiveton, west of the River Glaven north of Stonebridge (incl Wiveton Hall) then west of the Cley/Letheringsett road south to Glandford Ford.
, 12:00 to 12:55

1 Mediterranean Gull (Adult flew north over private garden) [David Fell]

Cley Marshes map for Cley Marshes
This is a map showing Cley Marshes


About Cley Marshes
Includes Cley and Salthouse Marshes, north of the A149 between Beach Rd Cley and Iron Rd as well as Snipe's Marsh, N Foreland Wood and the NWT Visitor Centre. TG0544
, 11:35 to 11:45

2 Yellow Wagtail (Pope's Marsh/Iron Road) [Kath & Mick Claydon]

Sunday 23 April 2017

Wiveton map for Wiveton
This is a map showing Wiveton


About Wiveton
The parish of Wiveton, west of the River Glaven north of Stonebridge (incl Wiveton Hall) then west of the Cley/Letheringsett road south to Glandford Ford.
, 23:30 to 23:45, Cool, clear, still evening

1 Nightingale (Single bird in full song around midnight. Close to church/church farm) [Daniel Tungate]

Blakeney map for Blakeney
This is a map showing Blakeney


About Blakeney
covers the village & inland areas of parish. TG0243
, 11:00 to 17:45, Sun&cloud/12c/w15

3 Marsh Harrier (M, 2f. over Freshes), 150 Knot (Hbr, HT roost), 27 Black-tailed Godwit, 2 Whimbrel (Hbr), 2 Mediterranean Gull (Saltmarsh), 1 Barn Owl (@17.20), 1 Green Woodpecker (Morston Down), 9 Yellow Wagtail (Freshes, with cattle.), 2 White / Pied Wagtail (In field, west of horse paddock, south of Blakeney to Morston CP.), 3 Wheatear (In field, west of horse paddock, south of Blakeney to Morston CP.), 4 Wheatear (North Freshes), 1 Ring Ouzel (In field, west of horse paddock, south of Blakeney to Morston CP.) [Richard Burton]

Saturday 22 April 2017

Cley Marshes map for Cley Marshes
This is a map showing Cley Marshes


About Cley Marshes
Includes Cley and Salthouse Marshes, north of the A149 between Beach Rd Cley and Iron Rd as well as Snipe's Marsh, N Foreland Wood and the NWT Visitor Centre. TG0544
, 18:30 to 23:55

1 Spoonbill (I juvenile back lit by the sun flew in from the south over the south end of the East Bank . Buzzed by a Little Egret from the wood . About 20 Sand Martins , one House Martin and two Swallows feeding low over Snipes Pool. ) [Richard Price]

Blakeney map for Blakeney
This is a map showing Blakeney


About Blakeney
covers the village & inland areas of parish. TG0243
, 15:20 to 16:30

1 Marsh Harrier (Male over Freshes), 1 Buzzard (Over Freshes carrying prey item), 1 Yellow-legged Gull (Adult perched on nest box in duck pond), 1 Cetti's Warbler (Singing Friary Hills), 1 Blackcap (Male singing Friary Hills), 3 Chiffchaff (All singing Friary Hills) [David Fell]

Kelling WM map for Kelling WM
This is a map showing Kelling WM


About Kelling WM
The parts of Kelling parish that lie north of the A149. This includes Meadow Lane, the Water Meadow and the Quags. TG0943

1 Whimbrel (East), 1 House Martin, 1 Yellow Wagtail (East), 2 Wheatear [Nigel Rogers]

Salthouse/Kelling map for Salthouse/Kelling
There is no map for Salthouse/Kelling


About Salthouse/Kelling
This covers the coastal areas of Salthouse and Kelling north of A 149. It should only to be used when sightings cannot be specifically assigned to either Salthouse or Kelling WM.

1 Ring Ouzel (Male) [Nigel Rogers]

Friday 21 April 2017

Wiveton map for Wiveton
This is a map showing Wiveton


About Wiveton
The parish of Wiveton, west of the River Glaven north of Stonebridge (incl Wiveton Hall) then west of the Cley/Letheringsett road south to Glandford Ford.
, 08:00 to 13:00

1 Buzzard (Nesting in private garden), 1 Barn Owl, 2 Blackcap (Both singing males), 1 Chiffchaff, 1 Willow Warbler (Singing), 3 Goldcrest (All singing males in private garden), 3 Jay (In private garden) [David Fell]

Thursday 20 April 2017

Salthouse map for Salthouse
This is a map showing Salthouse


About Salthouse
This covers Salthouse marshes east of Iron Rd, as well as village rest of the parish. It includes Sarbury Hill and the fields north of the A149 east of Walsey Hills but excludes the Heath.
, 11:45 to 11:50

1 Hoopoe (West over Beach Road.) [John Miller]

Blakeney map for Blakeney
This is a map showing Blakeney


About Blakeney
covers the village & inland areas of parish. TG0243
, 09:30 to 17:55, Cloud/10c/sw10

2 Grey Partridge, 1 Little Ringed Plover, 1 Golden Plover, 2 Ruff, 6 Snipe, 1 Whimbrel (Hbr), 11 Sandwich Tern, 1 Barn Owl, 1 Short-eared Owl (NE Freshes @ 16.00), 1 Green Woodpecker, 4 Wheatear, 6 Sedge Warbler, 2 Reed Warbler [Richard Burton]

Kelling WM map for Kelling WM
This is a map showing Kelling WM


About Kelling WM
The parts of Kelling parish that lie north of the A149. This includes Meadow Lane, the Water Meadow and the Quags. TG0943

1 Greenshank [Nigel Rogers]

Salthouse/Kelling map for Salthouse/Kelling
There is no map for Salthouse/Kelling


About Salthouse/Kelling
This covers the coastal areas of Salthouse and Kelling north of A 149. It should only to be used when sightings cannot be specifically assigned to either Salthouse or Kelling WM.

2 Ring Ouzel (Pair) [Nigel Rogers]

Wednesday 19 April 2017

Salthouse map for Salthouse
This is a map showing Salthouse


About Salthouse
This covers Salthouse marshes east of Iron Rd, as well as village rest of the parish. It includes Sarbury Hill and the fields north of the A149 east of Walsey Hills but excludes the Heath.
, 11:00 to 12:30

2 Avocet, 1 Ruff, 1 Black-tailed Godwit, 8 Redshank, 7 Turnstone, 15 Swallow, 2 British Yellow Wagtail (all iron road) [Brian Shaw]

Cley Marshes map for Cley Marshes
This is a map showing Cley Marshes


About Cley Marshes
Includes Cley and Salthouse Marshes, north of the A149 between Beach Rd Cley and Iron Rd as well as Snipe's Marsh, N Foreland Wood and the NWT Visitor Centre. TG0544
, 07:15 to 10:40

1 White-fronted Goose, 1 Ruddy Shelduck (Sea Pool then Serpentine), 3 Whimbrel (west), 1 Greenshank (Sea Pool), 6 Sandwich Tern (Flew across Arnold's and out to sea) [Peter & Sue Morrison]

Kelling Heath map for Kelling Heath
This is a map showing Kelling Heath


About Kelling Heath
Officially only part of the Heath is in the Cley Square, but for ease of recording all except the caravan site is included.

1 Ring Ouzel (3) [Nigel Rogers]

Kelling WM map for Kelling WM
This is a map showing Kelling WM


About Kelling WM
The parts of Kelling parish that lie north of the A149. This includes Meadow Lane, the Water Meadow and the Quags. TG0943

1 Whimbrel, 1 Mediterranean Gull, 1 Yellow Wagtail (West), 1 Black Redstart (Female or 1w male; on gun emplacement briefly), 1 Wheatear, 1 Ring Ouzel (Male) [Nigel Rogers]

Monday 17 April 2017

Cley Marshes map for Cley Marshes
This is a map showing Cley Marshes


About Cley Marshes
Includes Cley and Salthouse Marshes, north of the A149 between Beach Rd Cley and Iron Rd as well as Snipe's Marsh, N Foreland Wood and the NWT Visitor Centre. TG0544
, 13:15 to 16:30

4 Pochard (Pair from Babcock hide and 2 females Snipes Marsh), 2 Red Kite (Drifted west over reserve), 3 Little Ringed Plover (Arnolds Marsh), 2 Grey Plover (Arnolds Marsh), 32 Dunlin (Arnolds Marsh), 2 Ruff (Babcock hide and Serpentine), 23 Black-tailed Godwit (16 Babcock Hide 7 Arnolds Marsh), 1 Whimbrel (Seen and heard in field between Serpentine and A149), 2 Curlew (Arnolds Marsh and Serpentine), 17 Redshank (Arnolds Marsh), 1 Wheatear (On shingle Arnolds Marsh) [David Fell]

Kelling WM map for Kelling WM
This is a map showing Kelling WM


About Kelling WM
The parts of Kelling parish that lie north of the A149. This includes Meadow Lane, the Water Meadow and the Quags. TG0943

1 Wheatear [Nigel Rogers]

Salthouse/Kelling map for Salthouse/Kelling
There is no map for Salthouse/Kelling


About Salthouse/Kelling
This covers the coastal areas of Salthouse and Kelling north of A 149. It should only to be used when sightings cannot be specifically assigned to either Salthouse or Kelling WM.

1 Whimbrel, 3 Wheatear, 1 Ring Ouzel (Male) [Nigel Rogers]

Sunday 16 April 2017

Cley Marshes map for Cley Marshes
This is a map showing Cley Marshes


About Cley Marshes
Includes Cley and Salthouse Marshes, north of the A149 between Beach Rd Cley and Iron Rd as well as Snipe's Marsh, N Foreland Wood and the NWT Visitor Centre. TG0544
, 11:00 to 12:00, Partially cloudy, cool

  (Alison Toon) (67827 bytes) 1 Avocet [Alison Toon]

Blakeney map for Blakeney
This is a map showing Blakeney


About Blakeney
covers the village & inland areas of parish. TG0243
, 09:00 to 11:00, Sun/7c/nw15

3 Buzzard, 10 Wheatear (8m, 2f. Horse paddock.), 1 Ring Ouzel (Female, Horse paddock, south of Blakeney to Morston CP.) [Richard Burton]

Kelling (sea) map for Kelling (sea)
This is a map showing Kelling (sea)


About Kelling (sea)
The sea off Kelling Quags and Hard. TG0944

1 Sandwich Tern (West) [Nigel Rogers]

Kelling WM map for Kelling WM
This is a map showing Kelling WM


About Kelling WM
The parts of Kelling parish that lie north of the A149. This includes Meadow Lane, the Water Meadow and the Quags. TG0943

1 House Martin, 5 Wheatear, 2 Sedge Warbler, 1 Lesser Whitethroat, 2 Whitethroat [Nigel Rogers]

Salthouse map for Salthouse
This is a map showing Salthouse


About Salthouse
This covers Salthouse marshes east of Iron Rd, as well as village rest of the parish. It includes Sarbury Hill and the fields north of the A149 east of Walsey Hills but excludes the Heath.

7 Wheatear [Nigel Rogers]

Saturday 15 April 2017

Cley Marshes map for Cley Marshes
This is a map showing Cley Marshes


About Cley Marshes
Includes Cley and Salthouse Marshes, north of the A149 between Beach Rd Cley and Iron Rd as well as Snipe's Marsh, N Foreland Wood and the NWT Visitor Centre. TG0544
, 10:30 to 12:15, Bright but very windy

1 Red Kite (Over Cricket Marsh and scrapes, then southwards), 2 Swallow (west) [Kath & Mick Claydon]

Cley Marshes map for Cley Marshes
This is a map showing Cley Marshes


About Cley Marshes
Includes Cley and Salthouse Marshes, north of the A149 between Beach Rd Cley and Iron Rd as well as Snipe's Marsh, N Foreland Wood and the NWT Visitor Centre. TG0544
, 06:50 to 09:30, cool, WNW6, sun

2 Red Kite (low over Walsey Hills and Skirts at 08:20, flushed 10 Little Egrets out of N Foreland wood.), 2 Little Ringed Plover (Serpentine), 1 Short-eared Owl (over Brackish at 07:50 then landed in grass on Arnold's where it stayed for at least 30 mins.), 50 Meadow Pipit (at least W in small flocks in c.45 mins), 4 Wheatear (Arnold's), 30 Linnet (single flock flying W by Arnold's) [David & Pat Wileman]

Kelling WM map for Kelling WM
This is a map showing Kelling WM


About Kelling WM
The parts of Kelling parish that lie north of the A149. This includes Meadow Lane, the Water Meadow and the Quags. TG0943

2 Sedge Warbler, 2 Whitethroat [Nigel Rogers]

Friday 14 April 2017

Cley Marshes map for Cley Marshes
This is a map showing Cley Marshes


About Cley Marshes
Includes Cley and Salthouse Marshes, north of the A149 between Beach Rd Cley and Iron Rd as well as Snipe's Marsh, N Foreland Wood and the NWT Visitor Centre. TG0544
, 10:15 to 12:30, Cloudy, cool

1 Spoonbill (Arnolds Marsh), 1 Red Kite (Pope's Marsh, then southwards), 1 Little Ringed Plover (Watling Water), 1 Swallow (West over Pope's Marsh), 1 Wheatear (Pope's Marsh/Iron Road) [Kath & Mick Claydon]

Cley Marshes map for Cley Marshes
This is a map showing Cley Marshes


About Cley Marshes
Includes Cley and Salthouse Marshes, north of the A149 between Beach Rd Cley and Iron Rd as well as Snipe's Marsh, N Foreland Wood and the NWT Visitor Centre. TG0544

4 Little Ringed Plover, 2 Mediterranean Gull (Adults) [Nigel Rogers]

Kelling WM map for Kelling WM
This is a map showing Kelling WM


About Kelling WM
The parts of Kelling parish that lie north of the A149. This includes Meadow Lane, the Water Meadow and the Quags. TG0943

1 Red Kite, 3 Wheatear, 1 Whitethroat, 1 Willow Warbler [Nigel Rogers]

for the 14 days up to .

Enter a date and click the button for news up to 14 days prior to that date. If no news is available the date will automatically move 14 days further back and you can try again.