Places to visit

Places to visit

Places to visit
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  • Fowlmere

    Reed cutting on 7th or 8th March

    It is unfortunate that we have had to start cutting reeds at weekends, but we have almost run out of time before the lapwings and water rails start nesting. I can't remember ever doing this job at weekends before. Usually it is done on weekdays...
  • Newport Wetlands

    The Biking Birder

    Tomorrow we will be expecting a very special visit from an avid cyclist and fundraiser. Gary Prescott (aka The Biking Birder ) is undertaking the challenge of visiting every RSPB and WWT reserve in the UK during the 2015 calendar year, and hoping to...
  • Langford Lowfields

    March volunteer Sunday....

    Volunteer Sunday was upon us once again yesterday - March already! It was a glorious, if very blustery morning, but 9 people arrived for a spot of hedge planting and reed panicle collection. The hedge on the north western boundary of the site was beginning...
  • Minsmere

    Sun, sand and birds

    Guest blog by Stephen Mitchell-Cox, volunteer reserve assistant On Tuesday 17 February we took part in the annual beached birds survey ( 2014 results here ). As a reserve along the Suffolk coast we were asked to survey the beach between Aldeburgh’s...
  • Ham Wall

    Recent Sightings at RSPB Ham Wall - 02.03.2015

    Apologies for the slightly delayed blog this week, I'm afraid I was unable to attend work on Friday so it's been pushed onto today! All the photos this week come from the Waltons area of the reserve, where there seems to have been plenty of...
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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!
Posted to: The Lodge
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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
Posted to: Loch garten ospreys
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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!
Posted to: Loch garten ospreys
by 89

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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