Dee Estuary

Dee Estuary

Dee Estuary
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Latest blog posts
  • Have we seen the best of our summer?

    Here we are already in August, and so far summer has not lived up to the heights of last year, at least in terms of the weather. The birds however, have been as pleasing as ever, with a true highlight of the breeding season being 29 pairs of avocets fledging...
  • Sunday 2nd August 2015 - Todays highlights

    Peacock butterfly by John Hewitt Green sandpiper - 1 on scrape Ruff - 3 on scrape Little ringed plover - 2 on scrape Snipe - 3 on scrape Dunlin - 25 on scrape Common sandpiper - 2 on scrape Green woodpecker - 2 around Mere pools...
  • Saturday 1st August 2015 - Todays highlights

    Black-tailed godwits by John Hewitt Marsh harrier - 1 hunting at back of scrape Green sandpiper - 1 by Bridge Screen Ruff - 4 on scrape Little ringed plover - 4 on scrape Kingfisher - 1 on Mere pools Dunlin - 21 on scrape Snipe...
  • Friday 31st July 2015 - Todays highlights

    Little grebe family by John Hewitt Hobby - 2 flew over reserve Dunlin - 26 on scrape Little ringed plover - 3 on scrape Yellow wagtail - 2 on scrape Kingfisher - 1 flew past reception hide Black-tailed godwit - 130+ on scrape Stock...
  • Wednesday 29th July 2015 - Todays highlights

    Little egrets by John Hewitt Dunlin - 12 on scrape Snipe - 1 on scrape Little ringed plover - 6 on scrape Black-tailed godwit - 100+ on scrape Greylag goose - 60+ on scrape Ruff - 3 in front of Inner Marsh Farm hide Spotted redshank...
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