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Recent sightings

  • 4 July 2015

    July 4th 2015 - Today at Titchwell

    Spotted redshank - 9 on fresh marsh

    Red crested pochard - 8 on Patsy's reedbed

    Green sandpiper - 1 on Patsy's reedbed

    Garganey - eclipse drake on Patsy's reedbed

    Greenshank - 1 on fresh marsh

    Little gull - 3 on fresh marsh

    Spoonbill - 8 on fresh marsh

    Bittern - 1 in  flight over reedbed

    Hobby - 1 seen several times hunting over the reserve

    Little ringed plover - 2 on fresh marsh

    Red veined darter - at least 6 still present along East Trail but elusive in windy conditions

    Posted by Paul Eele

  • 3 July 2015

    July 3rd 2015 - Today at Titchwell

    Spoonbill - 8 on fresh marsh this morning

    Red crested pochard - 7 on Patsy's reedbed

    Green sandpiper - 1 on fresh marsh

    Little gull - 3 on fresh marsh

    Spotted redshank - 5 on fresh marsh

    Avocet - 331 on fresh marsh

    Common sandpiper - 1 on fresh marsh

    Little ringed plover - 2 on fresh marsh

    Bar tailed godwit - 95 roosting on fresh marsh

    Bittern - 1 in flight several times over reedbed

    Hobby - 1 hunting swifts over fresh marsh

     Male red veined darters on the small pool along East Trail. Photos by Tony Gray

    Posted by Paul Eele

  • 30 June 2015

    June 30th 2015 - Today at Titchwell

    Spoonbill - 8 on fresh marsh

    Red crested pochard - 5 on Patsy's reedbed

    Turtle dove - 1 along East Trail this morning

    Bittern - 1 over reedbed

    Little gull - 3 on fresh marsh

    Spotted redshank - 6 on fresh marsh

    Little ringed plover - 4 on fresh marsh

    Ruff - 12 on fresh marsh

    Garganey - 2 female/immature on fresh marsh

    Dune tiger beetle - a reserve record 235 counted on the beach yesterday afternoon

    Red veined darter - 10 on the new pool along East Trail this afternoon was the 1st record for the reserve

    Posted by Paul Eele

  • 26 June 2015

    June 26th 2015 - Today at Titchwell

    Common sandpiper - 1 on Patsy's reedbed

    Avocet - 185 on fresh marsh

    Med gull - 1 east

    Spoonbill - 6 roosting on fresh marsh

    Black tailed godwit - 315 on fresh marsh

    Ruff - 2 on fresh marsh

    Wigeon - 2 on fresh marsh

    Little ringed plover - 1 on fresh marsh

    Spotted redshank - 2 on fresh marsh

    Green sandpiper - 1 on fresh marsh

    Posted by Paul Eele

  • 25 June 2015

    June 25th 2015 - Today at Titchwell

    Common scoter - summering flock of 500 offshore

    Ruff - 2 on fresh marsh

    Green sandpiper - 1 on Patsy's reedbed all day

    Spotted redshank - 3 on fresh marsh

    Summer plumage spotted redshank on the fresh marsh today. Photo by Les Bunyan

    Garganey - 2 on Patsy's reedbed

    Avocet - 100 on fresh marsh

    Spotted flycatcher - 1 on East Trail early morning only

    Little gull - 4 on fresh marsh

    Posted by Paul Eele

  • 24 June 2015

    June 24th 2015 - Today at Titchwell

    Ruff - 4 on fresh marsh

    Spotted redshank - 2 on fresh marsh

    Spoonbill - 6 roosting on fresh marsh all day

    Barn owl - 1 hunting on East Trail early morning

    Hobby - 1 west

    Little ringed plover - 2 on fresh marsh

    Little gull - 2 on fresh marsh

    Med gull - 4 west this afternoon (3 adults + 1st summer)

    Posted by Paul Eele

  • 23 June 2015

    June 23rd 2015 - Today at Titchwell

    Avocet - 165 on fresh marsh

    Bar tailed godwit - 116 roosting on fresh marsh

    Spotted redshank - 4 on fresh marsh

    Ruff - male on fresh marsh

    Spoonbill - 1 over fresh marsh

    Dark bellied brent goose - 1 on saltmarsh

    Bittern - 1 in flight over reedbed

    Hobby - 1 hunting over reedbed

    Red crested pochard - 5 on Patsy's reedbed

    Posted by Paul Eele

  • 20 June 2015

    June 20th 2015 - Today at Titchwell

    Crossbill - 1 east over carpark @ 07:20

    Barn owl - 1 hunting East Trail

    Hobby - 1 hunting over reedbed

    Dark bellied brent goose - 1 on fresh marsh

    Greenshank - 1 on the fresh marsh

    Common scoter - 500 offshore

    Spoonbill - 5 east over the reserve

    Snipe - 1 drumming ove the fresh marsh

    Posted by Paul Eele

  • 18 June 2015

    June 18th 2015 - Today at Titchwell

    Black tailed godwit - 220 on fresh marsh

    Little gull - 5 on fresh marsh

    Spoonbill - 1 on saltmarsh

    Avocet - 85 on fresh marsh

    Dark bellied brent goose - 1 on tidal pool

    Bittern - 2 in flight over reedbed this afternoon

    Little ringed plover - 2 on fresh marsh

    Tawny owl - 1 calling near Fen Hide

    Posted by Paul Eele

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Your sightings

Grid reference: TF7543 (+2km)

Spotted Redshank ()
6 Jul 2015
Avocet ()
4 Jul 2015
Little Ringed Plover (2)
4 Jul 2015
Bar-tailed Godwit ()
4 Jul 2015
Little Gull (2)
4 Jul 2015
Cetti's Warbler (3)
4 Jul 2015
Turtle Dove (1)
30 Jun 2015
Cuckoo ()
26 Jun 2015
Common Sandpiper ()
25 Jun 2015
Shelduck ()
4 Jul 2015

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Where is it?

  • Lat/lng: 52.96298,0.60418
  • Postcode: PE31 8BB
  • Grid reference: TF750438
  • Nearest town: Hunstanton, Norfolk
  • County: Norfolk
  • Country: England

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