Places to visit

Places to visit

Places to visit
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Latest blog posts
  • Saltholme

    Wild about Art? Wild Art at Saltholme

    We're encouraging visitors to explore their creative side this October and show that they are Wild about Art! With the help of Aim for Art, a group of community artists, we are aiming to inspire everyone to release their creative side this autumn...
  • Pagham Harbour Local Nature Reserve

    Recent Sighting 5th to 26th Sept 2016

    This time of year is usually dominated with the birding news but generally the migration has been relatively quite with a flash of excitement. The weather has been very favourable over the month with many sunny days which has favoured many of the migrant’s...
  • Minsmere

    Suffolk's Only Island

    This Saturday the Minsmere Wildlife Explorers set off for Suffolk’s only island. Two boats of eager explorers departed Orford quay and crossed the choppy waters to the stunning Havergate Island. We were lucky that the sun was out and the warm September...
  • Dearne Valley

    GWE - Sightings, 26 Sept.

    Hi Folks! Drizzle may well have dominated the day but I maintain that some of the best birding days I’ve had have been wild ones. Perhaps it’s the fact that birds have to work that bit harder on days like these and that, of course, makes them...
  • Ynys-hir

    Recent sightings 26/09/16

    Ceredigion Moths were back with us on the 11th this month, trapping some of the more autumnal species such as pink-barred sallow, centre-barred sallow, and frosted orange, which gave a seasonal feel to the session. Other species included; copper underwing...
Latest photos
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gannet nest building

waited a while at trouphead in fact 3 hours is normal for me just watching these amazing powerful birds...
Posted to: Troup Head
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Winter wonderland.

Posted to: The Lodge
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Resting Dragonfly

Dragonfly at RSPB Otmoor on the walk down to the hide.
Posted to: Otmoor
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Red-Backed Shrike.

A watercolour sketch of a rare visitor to Biggleswade common on a hot day in September. It was quite...
Posted to: The Lodge
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A magical merlin

One jeff prepared earlier - thanks!
Posted to: Wallasea Island Wild Coast project
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Red Kite - another goor raptor for Wallasea

- 25th September, stood at eastern end of the wetlands and spotted a raptor coming low over the water...
Posted to: Wallasea Island Wild Coast project
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Waxwings in Hesketh Bank

Taken today at around 14:30pm in Poppyfields off Station Road. There were x9 birds in total and they...
Posted to: Hesketh Out Marsh
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peacock butterfly

Posted to: The Lodge
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Corn Bunting

Posted to: Wallasea Island Wild Coast project
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female Marsh Harrier

The same bird as my previous photo comes low past my position.
Posted to: Wallasea Island Wild Coast project
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Inquisitive visitor

- sometimes seals come through the breaches on high tide and this fellow was sat just off the saltmarsh...
Posted to: Wallasea Island Wild Coast project
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Lapland Bunting Male

Spotted in my garden in Tarleton feeding at my bird-table, almost every day in December
Posted to: Hesketh Out Marsh
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