Places to visit

Places to visit

Places to visit
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Latest blog posts
  • Minsmere

    Woolly Bear Loose At RSPB Minsmere!

    Half term got off to a very exciting start here at Minsmere with the arrival of some very important visitors... no not the Springwatch team (although we are very pleased and excited to see the Springwatch crew here again) but the BBC Blue Peter team....
  • Bempton Cliffs

    Welcoming the World 3

    It seems that we're really on the world map. We've had another bumper month of visitors from across the globe. We're thinking of putting up a map with pins in it showing all the different places...
  • Lakenheath Fen

    30 May recent sightings: Breezy Bank Holiday

    Good afternoon, as Katherine blogged some recent sightings yesterday, I will try to put a slightly different spin on today’s post. I will start off with some interesting news that we received this morning: As some of you may now, each year, we...
  • Dee Estuary

    Sunday 29 May 2016 - Today's highlights

    Spoonbills by Anthony Lovatt Marsh harrier - 1 over reed bed Hobby - 1 over Marsh Covert hide Spoonbill - 5 on scrape Avocet - 70+ chicks on scrape Ringed plover - 1 in front of reception hide Spotted flycatcher - 2 in trees in car...
  • Dearne Valley

    'Lucky' – Sightings, 29 May.

    Hi Folks! Do ever have one of those days? You know the ones I mean. The ‘It-was-here-five-minutes-ago’ days. Or the ‘You’ve-just-missed-it’ days. Or perhaps the ‘It-was-really-busy-before-you-got-here” ones. Well...
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...
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...
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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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