Places to visit

Places to visit

Places to visit
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Latest blog posts
  • Minsmere

    A good tern and another

    I was eagerly optimistic as I left my desk at lunch time and walked down to Bittern Hide. I had recently heard over the radio that there had been many sightings of bitterns in flight today and I thought that today may be the day that I saw a bittern for...
  • Dearne Valley

    Nearly May - Sightings 29th April

    Hello, here are the sightings from today! I'm afraid I'm going to cheat a bit as I've just got home and I'm going out soon too...so, I'm putting up a photo of the book today which was kindly sent to me by Jenny from the VC. If you...
  • Frampton Marsh

    Frampton Sightings 22 - 29 April 2016

    Howdy folks! Chris here with another weekly round-up of the week's news. Well, that weather's not been doing us any favours, but there's some gold in them thar hill...... er, flat bits. So let's move 'em on and head 'em up. Time...
  • Ham Wall

    Recent Sightings at RSPB Ham Wall - 29.04.2016

    Another interesting, wildlife packed, week on the reserve this week. You could be fooled into thinking it was winter at times on the reserve this week until you hear the chattering of Reed warblers in the reed beds, the calls of Cuckoo, booms of Bitterns...
  • Mersehead

    Mersehead Recent Sightings 23rd - 29th April

    The wildlife at Mersehead has been braving this week’s bizarre weather and even flourishing despite it. Bluebells are out in the woodland and young are emerging. Nine mallard ducklings can be seen from the visitor centre. We hope it won’t...
Latest photos
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Old Moor Bittern

Patience Rewarded
Posted to: Dearne Valley
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Male Marsh Harrier I

The male returning to one of his ladies with a present
Posted to: Leighton Moss
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Female Marsh Harrier

Female Marsh Harrier on the prowl over Leighton Moss
Posted to: Leighton Moss
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Male Marsh Harrier with catch

The male in Leighton Moss carrying a recent catch.
Posted to: Leighton Moss
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more more cetti's

Posted to: Blacktoft Sands
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more cetti's

Posted to: Blacktoft Sands
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Cettti's showing well again

Posted to: Blacktoft Sands
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Lower Hide Tawny Owl

A beautiful Tawny Owl trying to get some sleep near Lower Hide
Posted to: Leighton Moss
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Sparrowhawk devouring a Magpie - garden!

OK, so this wasn't taken at the wetlands, but was taken in my garden! Heard a commotion, looked out...
Posted to: Newport Wetlands
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Common Pheasant

Common Pheasant (Phasianus colchicus) 23/04/2016 The Lodge
Posted to: The Lodge
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Out On A Limb

Coal Tit (Periparus ater) 23/04/2016 The Lodge
Posted to: The Lodge
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Red-legged Partridge

Alectoris rufa 23/04/2016 The Lodge
Posted to: The Lodge
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