Places to visit

Places to visit

Places to visit
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Latest blog posts
  • Dearne Valley

    A Great Day for Sightings - 8th Oct

    Today's title comes from Lauren from the Visitor Centre. She emailed me the sightings and started out by saying, 'It's been a great day for sightings!' Thank you Lauren :) Wath Ings: four green sandpiper, 1 dunlin, 350+ golden plover...
  • Minsmere

    Murmurations return!

    Yes folks, I have good news. The starlings are back. Last night about 6000 starlings were seen over North Marsh, putting on a great display from about 6 pm to 6.30 pm. The best place to watch from is probably the North Wall. We hope that numbers...
  • Pulborough Brooks

    Autumn arrivals

    A recent sightings update from volunteer Gary Surprisingly I didn't get wet at Pulborough Brooks today. On the north brooks, wigeon numbers have increased dramatically from last week and will soon be the most numerous duck present although teal...
  • Charlie's Blacktoft Blog

    A few swalla's more

    Its always a strange mix of species at this time of year so with pretty mild weather predominating it has been no great surprise that a few swallows have continued to trickle through . The one yesterday had a very short tail almost as though it had only...
  • Strumpshaw Fen and the Broads

    Strumpshaw fen recent sightings 8 October 2015

    I have been away for two weeks and it looks like autumn has arrived in my absence! The trees have started to get a bronzy tint and leaves are starting to fall in the wind already. Yesterdays grey sky and showery rain compared to today’s bright blue...
Latest photos
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Bearded Reedlings - Panurus biarmicus

At the moment there are over 100 pairs of beardies at Lakenheath Fen and I was fortunate enough to see...
Posted to: Lakenheath Fen
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Bearded Tit

Photo taken at RSPB Lakenheath Fen on 25th October 2010.
Posted to: Lakenheath Fen
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Finger licking good

Posted to: Havergate Island
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Posing Hare

1st May
Posted to: Havergate Island
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Purple heron

This beautiful bird has been seen on the marsh regularly since the 15 th April.
Posted to: Marazion Marsh
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Spoonbill (2/4/11)

Originally found by Margaret Cowie mid-afternoon today, this Spoonbill was giving delightful views from...
Posted to: Loch of Strathbeg
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Canada goose on reflection

Courtesy of Richard Straton
Posted to: Havergate Island
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Brown Hare

Action shot of this hare all feet are off the ground,taken on Havergate Island on the 10/4/10
Posted to: Havergate Island
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No boxing but lots of kissing

Posted to: Havergate Island
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Common Orb weaver

This spider was one of the many little creatures caught at Ashway gap during our bug hunt on Saturday...
Posted to: Dove Stone
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Great tit

Photo courtesy of John Parker
Posted to: Dove Stone
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Bearded Tit

The photo was taken in October 2009 when the birds were erupting.
Posted to: Blacktoft Sands
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