Places to visit

Places to visit

Places to visit
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Latest blog posts
  • 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...
  • Minsmere

    Sun setting on Suffolk's little tern summer

    Guest blog by Rhiannon Baker, Suffolk Little Tern Warden Hello, my name is Rhiannon Baker. I am one of the Little Tern Wardens in Suffolk working as part of the EU Life funded project. On a daily basis I monitor the colonies around Suffolk which...
  • Saltholme

    Fish on the Menu

    There is still a lot of activity with the common terns, with many adults flying with fish in their beaks to feed their young. The little egrets are busy feeding themselves, and Lockhart caught this one at Wildlife Watchpoint hide yesterday. ...
  • Dearne Valley

    L.B.J.T. - Sightings, 2 August.

    Hi folks! It was another warm and beautifully sunny one and, as ever, there was much to be seen in and around Old Moor today. I started off in the Bittern Hide where I watched the pair of great crested grebes and their two offspring. All of a sudden...
  • Minsmere

    Hummingbird steals the show

    As is often the case in August, the buddleia bushes outside the visitor centre have been the centre of attention for much of the afternoon. There's been a great range of butterflies, including several painted ladies and commas as well as the more...
Latest photos
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Coal tit on window feeder

This cheeky fellow landed on my window feeder at The Lodge to grab a sunflower seed
Posted to: The Lodge
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Bee on purple flower

I took this photo in the formal gardens at The Lodge - great for insects!
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Damselfly loveheart

The old swimming pool in the gardens is now a whopping big wildlife pond. Take a look during spring and...
Posted to: The Lodge
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Smooth newts can be seen in the smaller ponds at The Lodge. This was taken at the pond on the old heath...
Posted to: The Lodge
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The sheep at The Lodge help to control (eat) vegetation in some parts of the reserve.
Posted to: The Lodge
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Autumn splendour

The gardens look great right through the year at The Lodge. Here's a view of the back of the 19th...
Posted to: The Lodge
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Hornet mimicing hoverfly

We saw this beast on one of the buddleia bushes at The Lodge. It's cool isn't it?
Posted to: The Lodge
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Aug 2nd 2009 Our 3 Osprey "chicks"

Snip taken from a view of the nest
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Garten? 02-0809

Capture from LG cam
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The Osprey Centre

A Loch Garten osprey's view of the Visitor Centre. Now everybody wave!
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The earth moved

Well it's started this small beast will move upto 40 tons in a load but it will still take 3 months...
Posted to: Titchwell Marsh
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