Places to visit

Places to visit

Places to visit
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Latest blog posts
  • Minsmere

    Suffolk's Only Island

    This Saturday the Minsmere Wildlife Explorers set off for Suffolk’s only island. Two boats of eager explorers departed Orford quay and crossed the choppy waters to the stunning Havergate Island. We were lucky that the sun was out and the warm September...
  • Dearne Valley

    GWE - Sightings, 26 Sept.

    Hi Folks! Drizzle may well have dominated the day but I maintain that some of the best birding days I’ve had have been wild ones. Perhaps it’s the fact that birds have to work that bit harder on days like these and that, of course, makes them...
  • Ynys-hir

    Recent sightings 26/09/16

    Ceredigion Moths were back with us on the 11th this month, trapping some of the more autumnal species such as pink-barred sallow, centre-barred sallow, and frosted orange, which gave a seasonal feel to the session. Other species included; copper underwing...
  • Fen Drayton Lakes

    Autumn at Fen Drayton Lakes

    Autumn is here! While for some the countdown is on to the start of spring (174 days, if you are interested!), I absolutely love this time of year. My jumpers are unpacked and I am l can't wait for the colourful and crisp walks that this season brings...
  • Dungeness

    Take a closer look – binocular and telescope event – 1st and 2nd October 2016

    Thinking of buying binoculars or a telescope? Whether you know a bit or don't know where to start, come to the RSPB Dungeness Visitor Centre on Saturday 1 st and Sunday 2 nd October 2016 between 10am and 4pm and get some hands on advice from our...
Latest photos
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More Firecrest, because we love them!

As we have had a lovely sunday, discovering the right spot and the bird (at least for me) this monday...
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...And no cheese

A smashing yellowhammer from OM today. :)
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Nature's Engineering At Its' Best

Over the years man has created some extraordinary engineering marvels but Nature never fails to always...
Posted to: Dearne Valley
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Sunset through the grass

Taken as the sun was going down on the longest day of the year during the Big wild sleepout
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At RSPB Rainahm Marshes one sunny day, sitting in the hide determined to see a Kingfisher! And there...
Posted to: Rainham Marshes
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Brave or stupid?

A Crow joins the Osprey on the pole this evening
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Firecrest displaying

Yersterday afternoon, about 6pm, enjoying a bit of sun after the work, I arrived in arne's car park...
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Hen Harrier Flypast

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Another shot of the same bird looking for its dinner
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Firecrest (Arne)

Saw my first Firecrest today, took loads of pics but they are so skitty, only 1 pic came out any sense...
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Barn Owl Remains

Severed barn owl beak and feathers (Tyto alba). Dorset, UK. At least that's our best guess. Found...
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Male Siskin

Birds perch in some weird places..:-)
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