Places to visit

Places to visit

Places to visit
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Latest blog posts
  • Loch Leven

    23rd November 2015

    The Eagles are back! The short cold snap this weekend saw the return of White-tailed Eagles to Loch Leven, making it the 3rd year running that the birds have shown up in November; checking back, previous dates were the 28th November in 2013, and the...
  • Titchwell Marsh

    November 24th 2015 - Today at Titchwell

    Hen harrier - 1 hunting over the saltmarsh throughout the day Peregrine - 1 over fresh marsh Greenshank - 1 on tidal pool Water pipit - 1 on fresh marsh Spotted redshank - 3 on volunteer marsh Avocet - 16 on fresh marsh Red crested pochard...
  • Dee Estuary

    Tuesday 24 November 2015 - Today's highlights

    Goldfinch by John Hewitt Marsh harrier - 2 hunting over reed bed Sparrowhawk - 1 flew over reserve Peregrine - 1 over barn Golden plover - 15 on scrape Ruff - 1 on scrape Dunlin - 5 on scrape Curlew - 1 on scrape Snipe - 3 on...
  • Lake Vyrnwy

    October Life

    An October summary by one of our Interns Christelle. Reserve Management October has been marked by the end of the control of invasive plants such as Himalayan balsam, Japanese knotweed and Himalayan knotweed. Overall, the conservation team spent...
  • Lakenheath Fen

    24 November recent sightings: When the winter winds are blowing chill....

    Good afternoon. Finally, we have had some cold weather! I escaped down to Dorset for the weekend this past weekend so thank you very much to Emma for here fantastic blog post from Sunday. If you haven’t read it yet, it can be found here . A bittern...
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
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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...
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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...
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The sheep at The Lodge help to control (eat) vegetation in some parts of the reserve.
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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...
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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?
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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...
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