CBC Wildlife News

Records submitted in the last 31 days, most recent first. Amber indicates scarce, 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).

 

Mon 15 August 2022

Cley Marshes
07:30 to 08:00
Dull, overcast - humid

1 Spotted Crake (Excellent find on Snipes Marsh by PW and ) ,

[David Griffiths]

Mon 15 August 2022

Cley Marshes
06:35 to 10:50
17-24C, E f1-3, mainly overcast, humid. Visited Daukes, Snipe's, E Bank, Brackish & Arnold's.

1 Wigeon ,

182 Teal ,

1 Little Grebe (Don's) ,

4 Spoonbill ,

4 Grey Heron ,

5 Little Egret ,

37 Cormorant ,

1 Kestrel ,

1 Spotted Crake (Snipe's Marsh) ,

1 Water Rail (Snipe's Marsh) ,

12 Avocet ,

6 Curlew ,

3 Whimbrel (W) ,

215 Black-tailed Godwit ,

1 Black-tailed Godwit (European) (juv m L?-BL(E)) ,

4 Snipe ,

1 Greenshank ,

1 Spotted Redshank (Arnold's) ,

47 Redshank ,

4 Green Sandpiper ,

1 Wood Sandpiper (Serpentine) ,

28 Common Sandpiper (in small flocks aroud reseerve) ,

7 Ruff (6 ad m, 1 juv m) ,

1 Knot (Arnold's) ,

21 Dunlin ,

5 Little Ringed Plover ,

7 Ringed Plover ,

46 Golden Plover ,

1 Little Gull ,

44 Common Tern ,

38 Sandwich Tern ,

1 Kingfisher (Main Drain) ,

[David & Pat Wileman]

Mon 15 August 2022

Kelling WM
early morning visit: sunny and warm

1 Canada Goose ,

4 Egyptian Goose ,

4 Gadwall ,

1 Buzzard ,

2 Marsh Harrier (1 appeared to be wing-tagged red MU or maybe M11) ,

1 Moorhen ,

9 Lapwing ,

2 Green Sandpiper ,

1 Redshank ,

4 Sand Martin ,

2 Chiffchaff ,

2 Dunnock ,

3 Goldfinch ,

1 Reed Bunting ,

[Steve Hale]

Sun 14 August 2022

Salthouse (sea)
16:00 to 16:15
Warm, light E wind

2 Great Skua (West) ,

5 Sandwich Tern (feeding offshore) ,

1 Redshank (East) ,

2 Ringed Plover (East) ,

[Tony Moverley]

Sun 14 August 2022

Blakeney Point
12:00 to 16:15

1 Kestrel ,

12 Linnet ,

1 Marsh Harrier ,

4 Oystercatcher ,

2 Pied Flycatcher (One in plantation, one by old bunk house) ,

11 Pied Wagtail (At least) ,

1 Redstart (On shingle at marrams) ,

2 Ringed Plover ,

11 Skylark (At least) ,

62 Starling ,

6 Stonechat ,

4 Swallow (Worryingly low number) ,

2 Wheatear (One at marrams, one by lifeboat house ) ,

1 Whinchat (Marrams) ,

1 Whitethroat ,

1 Willow Warbler ,

[Gary Bunting]

Sat 13 August 2022

Cley Marshes
14:50 to 14:55
Clear sky, breezy

1 Water Vole (East Bank sluice) ,

[Kath & Mick Claydon]

Sat 13 August 2022

Cley Marshes
Clear sky, breezy.

1 Greenshank (From West onto Simmonds) ,

2 Green Sandpiper (1 East over Pat's, 1 on Serpentine) ,

1 Pectoral Sandpiper (Serpentine) ,

2 Ruff (Serpentine) ,

4 Snipe (Serpentine) ,

2 Dunlin (Serpentine) ,

1 Marsh Harrier ,

1 Golden Plover (Serpentine) ,

3 Buzzard (North Foreland) ,

1 Wood Sandpiper (Serpentine) ,

[Kath & Mick Claydon]

Sat 13 August 2022

Kelling WM
Early morning visit: sunny and calm

1 Canada Goose ,

4 Egyptian Goose ,

2 Gadwall ,

17 Lapwing ,

55 Black-headed Gull ,

4 Herring Gull ,

1 Sandwich Tern (flyover the pool) ,

6 Swallow ,

1 Sedge Warbler ,

3 Chiffchaff ,

1 Great Spotted Woodpecker ,

2 Dunnock ,

7 Goldfinch ,

[Steve Hale]

Sat 13 August 2022

Kelling (sea)

15 Sandwich Tern ,

2 Common/Arctic Tern ,

[Steve Hale]

Fri 12 August 2022

Cley Marshes
12:30 to 13:00
Clear sky, fresh easterly breeze

1 Pectoral Sandpiper (Serpentine) ,

1 Green Sandpiper (Serpentine) ,

3 Ruff (Serpentine) ,

[Kath & Mick Claydon]

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