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Recent sightings

  • 23 May 2015

    May 23rd 2015 - Today at Titchwell

    Little gull - 8 on fresh marsh

    Med gull - 2 on fresh marsh

    Spotted redshank - 1 on fresh marsh

    Osprey - 1 west @ 07:20

    Red kite - 1 east @ 14:45

    Hobby - 2 west

    Posted by Paul Eele

  • 21 May 2015

    May 21st 2015 - Today at Titchwell

    Spotted redshank - 1 on fresh marsh

    Red crested pochard - 5 on Patsy's reedbed

    Little gull - 7 1st summer birds on fresh marsh

    Short eared owl - 1 still present

    Med gull - 2 adults high west over visitor centre

    Hobby - 2 hunting hirundines over reserve

    Black tailed godwit - 45 on fresh marsh this morning

    Posted by Paul Eele

  • 20 May 2015

    May 20th 2015 - Today at Titchwell

    Little gull - 5 1st summers on fresh marsh

    Red necked phalarope - 1 pon fresh marsh all day

    Red necked phalarope (not at Titchwell) by Dave Hawkins

    Curlew sand - 1 on fresh marsh briefly this morning

    Red crested pochard - 7 on Patsy's reedbed

    Common sandpiper - 3 on fresh marsh

    Treecreeper - 1 in trees by visitor centre

    Grasshopper warbler - male reeling on grazing meadow

    Short eared owl - 1 hunting over grazing meadow

    Barn owl - 1 over East Trail

    Hobby - 2 west

    Pink footed goose - 1 with greylag flock

    Posted by Paul Eele

  • 19 May 2015

    May 19th 2015 - Today at Titchwell

    Little gull - 5 1st summer on fresh marsh

    Immature little gull feeding over the fresh marsh. Only half the size of a black headed gull, little gulls have a distinctive way of feeding by dipping down to the water and picking up small insects from the surface. They can easily be mistaken for a tern at times. Photo by Andy Thompson

    Spoonbill - 1 on fresh marsh this morning

    Med gull - 1 west this morning

    Wigeon - drake on fresh marsh

    Great white egret - 1 east @ 13:50 and appeared to drop into the reedbed but no further sign this afternoon

    Little ringed plover - 2 on fresh marsh

    Barn owl - 1 hunting over the grazing meadow late afternoon

    Posted by Paul Eele

  • 18 May 2015

    May 18th 2015 - Today at Titchwell

    Little gull - 5 1st summer on fresh marsh

    Hobby - 1 west

    Common sandpiper - 2 on fresh marsh

    Red crested pochard - 6 on Patsy's reedbed

    Bittern - male booming still

    Spoonbill - immature on fresh marsh this morning

    Short eared owl - 1 still hunting over the grazing meadow

    Montagu's harrier - male west along the beach then headed inland mid afternoon

    Posted by Paul Eele

  • 14 May 2015

    May 14th 2015 - Today at Titchwell

    Bittern - 1 in flight over reedbed

    Little stint - 1 on fresh marsh

    Grasshopper warbler - 1 reeling by main path

    Little gull - 1 on fresh marsh

    Spoonbill - 1 east this morning

    Common sandpiper - 1 on fresh marsh

    Red crested pochard - 4 on Patsy's reedbed

    Little ringed plover - 2 on fresh marsh

    Posted by Paul Eele

  • 13 May 2015

    May 13th 2015 - Today at Titchwell

    Little gull - 3 1st summers on fresh marsh

    Common sandpiper - 2 on fresh marsh

    Little ringed plover - 3 on drained grazing meadow pool

    Red crested pochard - 6 on Patsy's reedbed

    Bittern - booming male in reedbed

    Scaup - drake on fresh marsh but elusive

    Wigeon - drake on fresh marsh

    Spotted redshank - 1 on fresh marsh

    Med gull - 1st summer over fresh marsh

    Spoonbill - 1 east

    Red kite - 1 west over carpark early afternoon

    Posted by Paul Eele

  • 12 May 2015

    May 12th 2015 - Today at Titchwell

    Garganey - pair still on fresh marsh

    Wigeon - drake on fresh marsh

    Bittern - booming male in reedbed

    Hobby - 1 over reserve

    Little stint - 1 on fresh marsh

    Temminck's stint - 1 on fresh marsh

    Tree pipit - 1 over west this morning

    Spoonbill - 6 west over reserve this morning

    Red crested pochard - 5 on Pasty's reedbed

    Posted by Paul Eele

  • 11 May 2015

    May 11th 2015 - Today at Titchwell

    Bittern - male booming in reedbed

    Spoonbill - immature on fresh marsh early morning

    Common sandpiper - 1 on fresh marsh

    Red crested pochard - 9 (8 drakes) on Patsy's reedbed

    Grasshopper warbler - male reeling near dead trees early morning

    Spotted flycatcher - 1 on Fen Trail this morning

    Little stint - 1 on fresh marsh

    Garganey - pair on fresh marsh

    Scaup - drake still present on fresh marsh

    Little ringed plover - 2 on grazing meadow

    Posted by Paul Eele

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Your sightings

Grid reference: TF7543 (+2km)

Avocet ()
26 May 2015
Little Gull ()
26 May 2015
Cuckoo ()
26 May 2015
Cetti's Warbler ()
26 May 2015
Yellow Wagtail (1)
26 May 2015
Corn Bunting (1)
26 May 2015
Little Ringed Plover (1)
26 May 2015
Turtle Dove (2)
26 May 2015
Iceland Gull ()
25 May 2015
Bar-tailed Godwit ()
24 May 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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