Places to visit

Places to visit

Places to visit
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Latest blog posts
  • Islay - Blog


    The fine weather of last week gave us a bumper night with our moth trap on Friday at the Oa - nearly 300 moths of over 40 different species. Although this pales in comparison with some of the catches routinely made in other parts of the country at this...
  • Titchwell Marsh

    July 28th 2014 - Today's highlights

    WOW, what a day!!! Long tailed skua - the adult bird from Saturday turned up again this afternoon but mobile over the saltmarsh, beach and lagoons Spotted crake - 1 adult along reed edge viewed from the path to Island Hide and from the hide adult...
  • Leighton Moss

    Beautiful butterflies

    With all of this gorgeous weather we have been having, butterflies have been flitting around among the flowers in our garden and out on the reserve, so I thought they would make a nice subject for one of our 50th anniversary blogs. So just how many...
  • Rainham Marshes

    We need your help..... it is ragwort time!

    The Ragwort is suddenly blooming across the reserve and as usual we have to remove it from those areas where the cattle feed as it is poisonous to them. And before you ask, yes we know that it is a vital foodplant for the black and yellow caterpillars...
  • Frampton Marsh

    We're having a party....and you're all invited!!!

    To celebrate 30 fantastic years of the reserve and five fabulous years of the visitor centre, we are holding a big party on Sunday 3 August at Frampton Marsh. There will be lots for you to see and do. Get face to feeler with crabs and lobsters, brave...
Latest photos
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Bearded Reedlings - Panurus biarmicus

At the moment there are over 100 pairs of beardies at Lakenheath Fen and I was fortunate enough to see...
Posted to: Lakenheath Fen
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Bearded Tit

Photo taken at RSPB Lakenheath Fen on 25th October 2010.
Posted to: Lakenheath Fen
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Finger licking good

Posted to: Havergate Island
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Posing Hare

1st May
Posted to: Havergate Island
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Purple heron

This beautiful bird has been seen on the marsh regularly since the 15 th April.
Posted to: Marazion Marsh
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Canada goose on reflection

Courtesy of Richard Straton
Posted to: Havergate Island
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Brown Hare

Action shot of this hare all feet are off the ground,taken on Havergate Island on the 10/4/10
Posted to: Havergate Island
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Mistle Thrush or Skylark?

Posted to: Havergate Island
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No boxing but lots of kissing

Posted to: Havergate Island
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Common Orb weaver

This spider was one of the many little creatures caught at Ashway gap during our bug hunt on Saturday...
Posted to: Dove Stone
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Great tit

Photo courtesy of John Parker
Posted to: Dove Stone
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Spoonbill (2/4/11)

Originally found by Margaret Cowie mid-afternoon today, this Spoonbill was giving delightful views from...
Posted to: Loch of Strathbeg
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