Places to visit

Places to visit

Places to visit
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Latest blog posts
  • Rainham Marshes

    A Tale of Two Walks

    I managed to spend the whole day out on the reserve again today with two walks led by myself and David Lindo. The weather was changeable and quite autumnal at times but we had a great time and the day flew by. We headed anti-clockwise on the first...
  • Leighton Moss

    Leighton Moss - Ice Age to Present Day

    Those of you who read my blogs each week will have an insight into what the reserve was like 50 years ago, and even 100 years ago, but have you ever considered what Leighton Moss looked like 6000 years ago? Well wonder no further, as this week's 50th...
  • Lake Vyrnwy

    Lake Vyrnwy Recent Sightings 1st-14th September 2014

    Adam has now migrated to RSPB Ynys-hir, along with fellow intern Tom, to start their second half of the internship. A huge thanks goes to both of them for their hard work throughout the last 6 months. With regards this blog, thanks has to go to Adam for...
  • Ramsey Island and Grassholm

    14th September - a good day for migrants

    The calm, settled weather of late accompanied by mainly easterly winds has brought high hopes of something good turning up now that the migration season is upon us. We haven't lived up to the highs of last September yet but today saw a good variety...
  • Conwy

    A fruitful month

    September is always a fruitful month. Fruitful because the reserve is rich in the autumn fruits, with blackberries and rosehips especially plentiful this year. and fruitful because autumn migration peaks, with lots of birds heading south - some departing...
Latest photos
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Bearded Reedlings - Panurus biarmicus

At the moment there are over 100 pairs of beardies at Lakenheath Fen and I was fortunate enough to see...
Posted to: Lakenheath Fen
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Bearded Tit

Photo taken at RSPB Lakenheath Fen on 25th October 2010.
Posted to: Lakenheath Fen
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Finger licking good

Posted to: Havergate Island
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Posing Hare

1st May
Posted to: Havergate Island
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Purple heron

This beautiful bird has been seen on the marsh regularly since the 15 th April.
Posted to: Marazion Marsh
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Spoonbill (2/4/11)

Originally found by Margaret Cowie mid-afternoon today, this Spoonbill was giving delightful views from...
Posted to: Loch of Strathbeg
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Canada goose on reflection

Courtesy of Richard Straton
Posted to: Havergate Island
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Brown Hare

Action shot of this hare all feet are off the ground,taken on Havergate Island on the 10/4/10
Posted to: Havergate Island
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Mistle Thrush or Skylark?

Posted to: Havergate Island
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No boxing but lots of kissing

Posted to: Havergate Island
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Common Orb weaver

This spider was one of the many little creatures caught at Ashway gap during our bug hunt on Saturday...
Posted to: Dove Stone
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Great tit

Photo courtesy of John Parker
Posted to: Dove Stone
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