Places to visit

Places to visit

Places to visit
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Latest blog posts
  • Rainham Marshes

    Surgery Required

    The huge Sallow behind the bench at the Woodland Feeders has been creaking and groaning for a while now but in recent days the base had visibly split three ways where each of the main trunks emerged. So today, my Dad and I tackled this mighty tree...
  • Dearne Valley

    Factory Fortnight – Sightings, 3 Aug.

    Hi Folks! Two glorious days of sun and warmth in a row – blimey, we are spoilt! Needless to say, there was much to be seen and enjoyed at Old Moor and, I might add, many folk out there enjoying it. In fact, the overspill car park was employed today...
  • Titchwell Marsh

    August 3rd 2015 - Today at Titchwell

    Golden plover - 88 on fresh marsh Red crested pochard - 2 in reedbed Spotted flycatcher - juvenile flycatching from gate at the end of the carpark mid afternoon Spoonbill - 14 on fresh marsh Dunlin - 84 on fresh marsh Ruff - 39 on fresh...
  • Pulborough Brooks

    Signs of migration?

    To most people the end of July would still be high summer but for some birds the breeding season is over and they may be considering heading south to winter quarters. The green sandpipers currently being seen regularly on the North Brooks are an indicator...
  • Lakenheath Fen

    The Big Wild Sleepout is almost upon us!

    Good morning! This coming weekend, we have our two night Big Wild Sleepout event on the reserve. There are still spaces available on both Friday and Saturday nights, so here is a run down of what we will be getting up to. Friday 7 August The theme...
Latest photos
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Little Egret

Took this photo of a Little Egret at Cliffe Pools (9/8/10)
Posted to: Cliffe Pools
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Female Reed Bunting

Female Reed Bunting on reeds at Newport Wetlands
Posted to: Newport Wetlands
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Male Tufted Duck

Taken at Newport Wetlands RSPB reserve. Canon EOS 50D, Cosina 100-400 Lens
Posted to: Newport Wetlands
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Peregrine Falcon

A Peregrine Falcon resting.
Posted to: Pulborough Brooks
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Male Migrant Hawker

One for Penny Bun Migrant Hawker seen today (18th) Old Moor near Field Pool Hide
Posted to: Dearne Valley
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taken on the longdendale trail near Hadfield
Posted to: Dearne Valley
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I've got my eye on you

Lovely afternoon for fishing at Old Moor
Posted to: Dearne Valley
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Waxwing taken 18th Jan 2011 just outside the gate.
Posted to: Dearne Valley
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Posted to: Dearne Valley
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Wren in the reedbeds

Very quiet in the reedbeds yesterday but this little critter obliged by the reedbed screen
Posted to: Dearne Valley
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Drake Teal

All the duck are especially smart at this time of year. Russ Sherriff took this image of a male Teal...
Posted to: Rainham Marshes
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Gold Finch

Taken in the hawthorn near the visitor centre
Posted to: Rainham Marshes
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