Places to visit

Places to visit

Places to visit
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Latest blog posts
  • Rainham Marshes

    More than we think

    Bearded Tits were very un-cooperative this winter and traditionally they go quiet in the spring and summer until a couple of broods mysteriously appear. We thought that we had a single pair in the Dragonfly Pool area but there may be a further two pairs...
  • Saltholme

    See Nesting Oystercatcher from Paddy's Pool Hide

    Oystercatchers are distinctive birds with black and white plumage and an easy to recognise call. Now is a good time to get a good view from Paddy's Pool hide as a pair are on the island just to the right of the small bush. I didn't have a camera...
  • Ramsey Island and Grassholm

    Wanted: Puffins!

    Typical bank holiday weather returned and after nearly 2 weeks of uninterrupted boats and increasingly settled weather, low pressure is back and with it strong northerly winds that meant no landings on Ramsey today. We took the opportunity to get our...
  • Dearne Valley

    Easter Sunday 2014 - the sightings...

    Hello, we hope you are having a great Easter weekend! Here are the sightings from this Easter Sunday at Old Moor from the book. The bird garden - all the usual suspects + a yellowhammer. A yellowhammer was also seen from the car park feeders. A...
  • Islay - Blog

    I apologise...

    ...I know I've put a few of these up recently, but the only other contender for today's post was a cow with a spectacularly prolapsed uterus. So instead, here's another view from the Oa reserve at dawn, looking NE towards Kintra with the Paps...
Latest photos
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posted for jo treesparrow lol
Posted to: Dearne Valley
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Zebra Jumping Spider.

A Zebra Jumping Spider taken by the Marshland Discovery Center on 09-04-10.
Posted to: Rainham Marshes
by 37

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 16

Zane's mobile

Photo: Daniel Tabor 2011
Posted to: Mull of Galloway - Gallery
by 23


Say no more... !
Posted to: South Stack Cliffs
by 38

You're just a big teasle!

Posted to: Dearne Valley
by 23

You're back then?

Sika stag on Coombe Heath. Taken 6th March 2012.
Posted to: Arne
by 23

Your place or mine?

Posted to: Havergate Island
by 25

your nuts

Posted to: Arne
by 19

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 46

youngsters need feeding !

Baby Longtailed tits in nest at caravan site at Wortwell
Posted to: Minsmere
by 27


youngsters having day out.
Posted to: Radipole Lake
by 17