Places to visit

Places to visit

Places to visit
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Latest blog posts
  • Rainham Marshes

    Nature's Got Talent!

    Nature's Got Talent - vote to save it! (Please visit the site to view this video) A vote for Bob is a vote for nature. http://www.voteforbob.co.uk P.S. The above is what happens when you give Howard squirrel and hedgehog cuddly toys...
  • Leighton Moss

    Guess who's back?!

    We're utterly over the moon that BBC Autumnwatch have decided to base themselves here for the second year in a row. The whole kit and caboodle arrived over the past couple of days and now they're all very much here, set up, and out and about capturing...
  • Rainham Marshes

    Wennington works - X marks the spot...

    Hello, You've probably seen the couple of blogs about the works going on over on Wennington - creating a series of new shallow scrapes and drains across the marsh that would considerably enhance the marsh for wildlife... (If not, find out more...
  • South Essex

    Lots of bearded tits

    Bearded tit (by Andy Hay (rspb-images.com) Bearded tits have been particularly active recently; now is a great time of year to see them as young birds flock up in preparation to disperse and find new homes. Vange Marsh is the best place to see them...
  • Dearne Valley

    Belated....

    Hello, here are the sightings from yesterday which are taken solely from the Barnsley Birders on twitter... Great news that a bittern was seen yesterday afternoon at Old Moor! There was a whooper swan on the Mere first thing, it then flew off towards...
Latest photos
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A clean boat

Posted to: Havergate Island
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A 'down' of hares

Brown Hares ... one's neighbours when living on Havergate Island
Posted to: Havergate Island
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A good hare day

Patience is a virtue - and virtues are few. Be steady and calm and a hare will trust you!
Posted to: Havergate Island
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A Havergate Evening

Courtesy of Les Mundy, September 2010
Posted to: Havergate Island
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A rarity on Havergate!?!

Posted to: Havergate Island
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A very old and faded Small Copper

19 June 2013 / Havergate Island: so many butterflies were around in the sun today.
Posted to: Havergate Island
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A winters day

Heres a fantastic atmospheric shot of our boat "October Storm" sent into the reserve office...
Posted to: Havergate Island
by 30

Another staircase leading to nowhere

16 January 2014
Posted to: Havergate Island
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Another Wheatear

5th May
Posted to: Havergate Island
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Attack!

Posted to: Havergate Island
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Attack! Just missed!

Posted to: Havergate Island
by 26

Avocets

Avocets asleep on the peaceful isle of Havergate
Posted to: Havergate Island
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