Places to visit

Places to visit

Places to visit
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  • 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. 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 ( 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


    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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хеджирования воробей только для дзе

posted for jo treesparrow lol
Posted to: Dearne Valley
by 18

Zebra Jumping Spider.

A Zebra Jumping Spider taken by the Marshland Discovery Center on 09-04-10.
Posted to: Rainham Marshes
by 41

Ze Team!

on the way to measure the trees, happy bunnies..well one at least because the two others haven't...
Posted to: Forsinard Flows
by 19

Zane's mobile

Photo: Daniel Tabor 2011
Posted to: Mull of Galloway - Gallery
by 29


Hungry heron attempting large pike meal.
Posted to: Fairburn Ings
by 22


Say no more... !
Posted to: South Stack Cliffs
by 39

You're just a big teasle!

Posted to: Dearne Valley
by 24

You're back then?

Sika stag on Coombe Heath. Taken 6th March 2012.
Posted to: Arne
by 28

Your place or mine?

Posted to: Havergate Island
by 29

your nuts

Posted to: Arne
by 24

Youngsters trying to fly

Two 'chicks' flexing their wings in the wind, on the day that No. 2 fledges....
Posted to: Loch garten ospreys
by 51

youngsters need feeding !

Baby Longtailed tits in nest at caravan site at Wortwell
Posted to: Minsmere
by 32