Places to visit

Places to visit

Places to visit
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Latest blog posts
  • Otmoor

    Call of the curlew

    Thought I'd share some weekend reading with you all and share a great story about local curlew populations and the work that our colleagues (volunteers and staff) have been carrying out on our patch this year. RSPB and local farmers work together...
  • Mersehead

    Goodbye

    Mersehead Recent Sightings: 24 th – 30 th September It’s been a very blustery and cold week with strong south-westerly winds being prevalent. This has delayed the return of the Barnacle Geese to Mersehead as they are flying against the...
  • Campfield Marsh

    Pinkfooted Geese - 30th September 2016

    This is the first skein of Pinkfeet I have seen this season - 55 in total, flying in a NW direction at 10.49 am over the marsh at Scargavel Point. It is good once more to hear their haunting calls echoing across the landscape!
  • Fairburn Ings

    Recent sightings: crisp mornings and grey sky afternoons

    It’s been a while since I wrote a blog, the lovely Rachel and Kate have been keeping this page fresh over the last few months and as this is the first summer I’ve spent at Fairburn I’m at a bit of a loss where to begin. Having now seen...
  • Radipole Lake

    Radipole Lake Autumnwatch News

    Autumnwatch 2016 I'm sure many of you have already heard the exciting news that this year's Autumnwatch is being hosted by our colleagues over at Arne. Keep up-to-date with all of RSPB Arne’s latest Autumnwatch news by following and...
Latest photos
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Little White Egret

Wath Ings 29th Sept this Egret chased all other Egrets off his corner, very aggressive.
Posted to: Dearne Valley
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greenshank on Marshland

Posted to: Blacktoft Sands
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snipe snap

Posted to: Blacktoft Sands
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Grey Heron Radipole

Taking time from fishing to show off the black and white neck and breast feathers and have a look round...
Posted to: Radipole Lake
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Strumpshaw Fen , Male kingfisher

A magnificent Male Kingfisher , sits outside Reception Hide at Strumpshaw Fen
Posted to: Strumpshaw Fen
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Kingfisher Male

Kingfisher Male, outside Reception Hide at Strumpshaw Fen
Posted to: Strumpshaw Fen
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Glossy Ibis

Glossy Ibis returns to strumpshaw Fen , viewed here at Tower Hide as it flew in today from the West ...
Posted to: Strumpshaw Fen
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Kingfisher at reception hide

kingfisher taken outside reception hide
Posted to: Strumpshaw Fen
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Diplolepis rosae

Rose gall caused by the above wasp, usually found on dog roses. adults emerge in spring
Posted to: Dearne Valley
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taken at Wath Ings but not sure of bird

Posted to: Dearne Valley
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Wath Ings Snipe

Posted to: Dearne Valley
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Kingfisher on Lodmoor

Normally all you see of a Kingfisher is a flash of iridescent blue so it was nice to catch this one resting...
Posted to: Radipole Lake
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