Places to visit

Places to visit

Places to visit
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Latest blog posts
  • Bempton Cliffs

    Recent Sightings Special 21/07/14 - Farewell!

    Hello readers, and welcome again to a special edition of Recent Sightings. Apologies for the delay in getting this one up -- I've just graduated, so I'm sure you can imagine it's been a busy week! Unfortunately, this also means that this will...
  • Rainham Marshes

    Chat Back

    Yesterday a Wheatear was seen briefly by the Giant Ant Hill and I forgot to add it into my report... today it showed very well by the Reedbed DZ and everyone managed to get some great shots of this immaculate juvenile bird. I was suprised that it did...
  • Titchwell Marsh

    July 30th 2014 - Today's highlights

    Spotted crake - 1 still present near Island Hide today but generally it has been very elusive. At times it was actually seen perching in the tops of the reeds! We don't know why but it could have been to escape the agrssive moorhens Wood sandpiper...
  • Rye Meads

    A Spotted Crake

    This afternoon a Spotted crake (Porzana porzana) has been sighted from the Draper hide! To give as many people as possible the chance to view this rare and often elusive bird, we will be staying open later this evening. Access will be through the front...
  • Leighton Moss

    Commas cause quite a commotion...

    Thanks to some careful management, the meres are getting shallower. However, this is proving brilliant for spotting some extra wildlife that might otherwise be more difficult to see at this time of year. At Lilian’s hide, several water rails...
Latest photos
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Osprey from Ynys-hir

Photo by Rhys Thatcher
Posted to: Ynys-hir
by 205

RSPB shop

There's more to the RSPB shop than just bird food and binoculars, check out the lovely gifts
Posted to: Carsington Water
by 267

Pair of Puffins

Posted to: Bempton Cliffs
by 101

Kittiwake family

Posted to: Bempton Cliffs
by 187

Red Kite Battle Zone

There were quite a few Red Kites at the reserve today, they were constantly being harassed by the lapwing...
Posted to: Otmoor
by 138

Spotted flycatcher,late leaving?

Taken yesterday at RSPB Nagshead. There were a pair of these on the approach to the reserve , but not...
Posted to: Gloucestershire reserves
by 114

Kingfisher @the Marsh Covert Hide

Posted to: Dee Estuary
by 90

Greater water boatman

Photo by Craig Mansell
Posted to: Ynys-hir
by 191

Hawfinch feeding Juvenile.

Found on the short trail , well up in the canopy. I'd like to think this is an unusual Photograph...
Posted to: Gloucestershire reserves
by 139

Farne Islands Puffin

Inner Farne, July 2012 - sorry Bempton!
Posted to: Bempton Cliffs
by 144

Bar Headed Goose

Seen on 7th July 2013 with group of Canada Geese
Posted to: Conwy
by 111

Short-eared Owl - 25/05/2013, AJL

Posted to: Orkney
by 132