Places to visit

Places to visit

Places to visit
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Latest blog posts
  • Ramsey Island and Grassholm

    Big Skies

    Big swells have meant no landings for a few days but equally big skies and meaty showers meant some impressive scenes today. The selection of photos today hopefully do it justice and one tired dog!......
  • Dee Estuary

    Wetland waders in autumn

    Dee Estuary reserve volunteer, Tom, whets our appetite for the Wirral Wader Festival with this guest blog about the rich diversity of wading birds that we're lucky to see here in the UK, whilst offering a flavour of the insight he's always keen...
  • Dearne Valley

    Abuzz - Sightings, 30 Sept.

    Hi Folks! Surprise! Yes, it’s not normally me on a Friday but Nicola and I have done a swap for this evening so there you are. The day was just as the Met Office promised: full of ‘sunny intervals’ though they did not especially mention...
  • Leighton Moss

    Beginners luck!

    Hello! My name is Alice and I am Leighton Moss’ newest Visitor Experience Intern. I am very excited to be following in the footsteps of a long line of amazing interns, and to learn from Leighton Moss' fantastic team of knowledgeable staff and...
  • Frampton Marsh

    Frampton Marsh recent sightings: 24 - 30 September 2016

    Howdy folks! And welcome to the Frampton marsh recent sightings. With me, Chris the visitor guy. Right, no messing about this week. Lets get right on it. The marsh sandpiper is pretty much confirmed now (though we are still waiting...
Latest photos
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Sun getting ready for the eclipse Mawddach valley

20th March 2015, the sun just before the eclipse in the Mawddach valley.
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The entrance to the Coed Garth Gell woodland

The entrance about 5 minutes walk from the Taicynhaeaf bus stop. We caught the 38 express motors bus...
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The old smithy

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wood sorrel

widespread woodland spring flower with tasty tangy leaves!
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A bird in hand.....

This willow tit was one of a variety of garden birds caught during our recent bird ringing event. ...
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A bit of everything

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Ann Burt - 2012 Volunteer of the Year

Here's a picture, taken by our volunteer Andy Purcell, of Nick Martin presenting the inaugural Sandwell...
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black headed gulls on ice

Taken from the slipway of Forge Mill Lake, Sandwell Valley on 9/1/2011 graham
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Busy feeder

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Chaffinch coming in to land

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Cold Water

A view across the lake from the South bank.
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