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Waders on top form for August but so much more to see
1 day ago
Wow, the waders are just amazing at the moment with at least 16 species this weekend and some good numbers too with spotted redshank jumping to 25 adults and ruff to 18 with the arrival of the first juveniles. What's so good at the moment are the...
Moby dick - great white egret!
3 days ago
This morning I was attempting to count the little egrets but as it happened I was a little too early for them to all arrive on site from their roost over the river, so a quick look around brought me to Marshland hide where most of the waders had settled...
Getting Busy for Saving Marshlands
5 days ago
This April we received the fantastic news that we were awarded £45,000 from the Heritage Lottery Fund for the Saving Marshlands Wetlands Heritage and Wildlife project. The project aims to deliver more volunteering opportunities linked to heritage habitat...
Stoat and other top mammals put on a show stopper
6 days ago
Its certainly been a pretty good week or two for sightings of many of our superb mammals, but there are also signs that there is much more around than you can see! Take for example the otter spraint that our Warden Mike found near one of the lagoon sluices...
August Wader Walk
7 days ago
The return of the Blacktoft Sands Wader Walks starts on Tuesday 4th August at 10am. The walk is led by our very knowledgeable volunteer Ian Traynor. It's £4 per person which includes a fantastic guided walk and a hot drink from the reception hide...
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dunlin at weekend
ruff close in to...
Redshank: from Marshlands...
egret and water...
water rail chick
water rail and chick
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