CBC Wildlife 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).

Sun 26 September 2021

Salthouse
06:40 to 06:45

2 Roe Deer (On road in front of car going down Bard Hill) ,

[David Fell]

Sat 25 September 2021

Kelling WM
Morning visit.

2 Mute Swan ,

290 Pink-footed Goose (several flyover parties towards Weybourne-Bodham) ,

4 Mallard ,

2 Curlew ,

8 Red-legged Partridge ,

2 Chiffchaff ,

32 Starling ,

2 Blackbird ,

2 Wheatear ,

2 Chaffinch ,

8 Goldfinch ,

[Steve Hale]

Sat 25 September 2021

Kelling (sea)

2 Red-throated Diver ,

1 Guillemot ,

1 Blackbird (In/off the sea) ,

[Steve Hale]

Fri 24 September 2021

Cley Marshes
18:49 to 18:52
SW13, sunny.

2 Barnacle Goose (Real wild ones from Canada...) ,

[Tom Whiley]

Fri 24 September 2021

Cley (sea)
08:30 to 10:45
Medium SW wind, cool, good visibility

2 Arctic Skua (2 birds around and several missions to harass the few remaining Sandwich Terns ) ,

10 Red-throated Diver (At least 10 with 2-3 on the deck and others east and west, drifting with the current ) ,

60 Gannet (All ages with several juveniles fishing off the wreck of the SS Vera) ,

2 Great Crested Grebe (Flew west) ,

500 Pink-footed Goose (At least, up from North Scrape, flew east and then west, more coming in from the NE and more flocks west along coast) ,

10 Guillemot (At least) ,

2 Razorbill (Off CG) ,

1 Great Skua (East) ,

[David Griffiths]

Fri 24 September 2021

Kelling WM

1 Mute Swan ,

1 Egyptian Goose ,

150 Pink-footed Goose (estimated count, several flyover parties towards Bodham) ,

1 Gadwall ,

55 Red-legged Partridge (at least this number) ,

1 Snipe ,

1 Curlew ,

1 Jay ,

4 Chiffchaff (2 singing) ,

22 Goldfinch ,

[Steve Hale]

Fri 24 September 2021

Kelling (sea)
Early morning visit

2 Gannet ,

5 Cormorant ,

3 Red-throated Diver ,

7 Teal ,

12 Knot (to west) ,

1 Swallow ,

[Steve Hale]

Thu 23 September 2021

Cley (sea)
07:45 to 11:10
SW 20>30mph.

12 Pink-footed Goose (In-off from NE. First party, 7, on to Popes. Second, 5, through over BH and SW.) ,

4 Great Crested Grebe (Singles struggling West.) ,

2 Arctic Skua (Stella stuff, harassing Sarnies over another tremendous fish boil.) ,

c.40 Swallow (Through East, mid-distant.) ,

1 House Martin (In-off from way offshore. Distant passerines, Wheatear, small wader, House Martin.) ,

2 Razorbill (Ad and Juv foraging just offshore often in the fish melee.) ,

[Graham Fellows]

Thu 23 September 2021

Kelling WM
Early morning visit, gusty SW wind.

1 Mute Swan ,

1 Greylag Goose ,

7 Canada Goose ,

1 Little Egret ,

5 Curlew ,

2 Red-legged Partridge ,

2 Chiffchaff ,

1 Wheatear ,

1 Pied/White Wagtail ,

20 Goldfinch ,

6 Linnet ,

[Steve Hale]

Thu 23 September 2021

Kelling (sea)

3 Cormorant ,

1 Gannet ,

1 Red-throated Diver ,

[Steve Hale]