Places to visit

Places to visit

Places to visit
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  • Leighton Moss

    Colourful catch of the day

    If you've not been down for the wader watching recently, then come and see us soon, because it is still spectacular. Up to seven little stints are on Lilian's pool along with a pectoral sandpiper and around 600 black-tailed godwits . There is...
  • Campfield Marsh

    Hide etiquette amongst other things - 16th September.

    The day was very warm, clear skies and a very light easterly breeze – all seemed propitious for viewing birds. We proceeded straight away. The first distraction for us was the large gathering of swallows on top on the old grain silo dome. Typical...
  • Minsmere

    Safari so good

    It's that time of year again when the red deer stags arrive at Minsmere to vie for superiority and the right to mate with as many hinds (females) as possible. Yes folks, the red deer rut has begun. This is one of the most exciting wildlife spectacles...
  • The Lodge

    Hairy shield-bugs and hobbies

    Everyday now we wonder if the hobbies will head off on the start of their migration, but at least one bird is still lingering around the new heath and was seen several times today. Eight or nine buzzards were up in the air together around mid - day, although...
  • Langford Lowfields

    Summer clings on as winter approaches....

    Some bird movements in the last few days have produced some nice sightings, whilst insect numbers continue to do well on sunny, warm days. Highlights of the last week include - Another bittern sighting today on Phase 2. Spotted flycatcher , 3 greenshank...
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posted for jo treesparrow lol
Posted to: Dearne Valley
by 17

Zebra Jumping Spider.

A Zebra Jumping Spider taken by the Marshland Discovery Center on 09-04-10.
Posted to: Rainham Marshes
by 39

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 28


Hungry heron attempting large pike meal.
Posted to: Fairburn Ings
by 13


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