Places to visit

Places to visit

Places to visit
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Latest blog posts
  • Dearne Valley

    Brrr...Sightings - 3rd September

    Hello, still continuing with the 'three's' theme my title has 3 'r's' in it, brrr...chilly! No visit again for me to Old Moor today so the sightings are from the book. We still have the great white egret in the Dearne Valley...
  • Titchwell Marsh

    September 3rd 2015 - Today at Titchwell

    I can't believe I was birding the Grand Canyon two days ago but its back to the day job today! Despite it being cold and cloudy, its good to be back on the reserve. Spoonbill - at least 20 birds around the reserve today including a colour ringed...
  • Minsmere

    It was raining birds 50 years ago today

    What happened at Minsmere on 3 September 1965 has gone down in history as one of the most remarkable ornithological events ever in the UK. I wasn’t even alive then, and can hardly imagine the enormity of what actually happened, but I do know that...
  • Charlie's Blacktoft Blog

    Migration rules the nation

    The change over from August to Septembers seems to have been a time of all change for us here too down on the Sands with the reserve receiving a good dollop of water from the recent high tides and also a discernible step change in the UK's migrants...
  • Loch of Strathbeg

    Autumn Begins!

    The black stork stayed around until almost the end of the month and the great white egret was definitely still here on 30 Aug. The autumn migration seems to have got well under way with falls of migrants all along the east coast – over the last...
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
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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
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Avocets

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