Places to visit

Places to visit

Places to visit
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Latest blog posts
  • Dee Estuary

    Tuesday 28th July 2015 - Todays highlights

    Water lily by Helen B Avocet - 3 on scrape Little ringed plover - 10 on scrape Common tern - 1 fishing over pools Curlew - 1 on scrape Water rail - 1 at back of scrape Goldfinch - flock of 100+ on path to barn Dunlin - 3 on scrape...
  • Dearne Valley

    Quite a lot...

    Hello, there's going to be 'quite a lot' in the blog today so I better get started! First more photos from Dave Simmonite of the juv bittern that was seen from the monitoring hide yesterday. It's such great news! Thanks for the photos...
  • Minsmere

    Eyes to the sky

    It's certainly been a wet few days at Minsmere, as elsewhere in the country, and it pays to keep an eye on any approaching black clouds before deciding to move on to the next hide as showers continue ot rattle through on a regular basis. Some of them...
  • Titchwell Marsh

    July 28th 2015 - Today at Titchwell

    Red crested pochard - 7 around the reserve Bittern - 1 over reedbed Spoonbill - 7 on fresh marsh Little ringed plover - 1 on fresh marsh Common sandpiper - 1 on fresh marsh Garganey - moulting female showing well on Patsy's reedbed...
  • Charlie's Blacktoft Blog

    Stoat and other top mammals put on a show stopper

    Its certainly been a pretty good week or two for sightings of many of our superb mammals, but there are also signs that there is much more around than you can see! Take for example the otter spraint that our Warden Mike found near one of the lagoon sluices...
Latest photos
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Little Egret

Took this photo of a Little Egret at Cliffe Pools (9/8/10)
Posted to: Cliffe Pools
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Female Reed Bunting

Female Reed Bunting on reeds at Newport Wetlands
Posted to: Newport Wetlands
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Male Tufted Duck

Taken at Newport Wetlands RSPB reserve. Canon EOS 50D, Cosina 100-400 Lens
Posted to: Newport Wetlands
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Peregrine Falcon

A Peregrine Falcon resting.
Posted to: Pulborough Brooks
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Male Migrant Hawker

One for Penny Bun Migrant Hawker seen today (18th) Old Moor near Field Pool Hide
Posted to: Dearne Valley
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taken on the longdendale trail near Hadfield
Posted to: Dearne Valley
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I've got my eye on you

Lovely afternoon for fishing at Old Moor
Posted to: Dearne Valley
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Waxwing taken 18th Jan 2011 just outside the gate.
Posted to: Dearne Valley
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Posted to: Dearne Valley
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Wren in the reedbeds

Very quiet in the reedbeds yesterday but this little critter obliged by the reedbed screen
Posted to: Dearne Valley
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Drake Teal

All the duck are especially smart at this time of year. Russ Sherriff took this image of a male Teal...
Posted to: Rainham Marshes
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Gold Finch

Taken in the hawthorn near the visitor centre
Posted to: Rainham Marshes
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