Places to visit

Places to visit

Places to visit
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Latest blog posts
  • Dearne Valley

    Wednesday 16th April and the sun still shines

    Another beautiful warm April day in the Dearne Valley today. Just a quick catchup from yesterday first as we had a cuckoo reported from Adwick Washlands after I'd written the sightings blog. Todays sightings starting from the garden hide chaffinch...
  • Lakenheath Fen

    Boom! Fighting talk

    Last week we carried out our second booming bittern survey, to work out how many male birds we have on site. I’ll immediately pass on the amazing news that we recorded seven males across the reserve, which equals the reserve record from 2011. We...
  • Rainham Marshes

    Emperor and Empress

    Laurie and Val Bigg stumbled across a pair of mating Emperor moths this afternoon near the brambles just past the Shooting Butts Hide. Coming so soon after the huge female that I caught on Friday night, it is a good sign that we will soon be finding...
  • Hayle Estuary

    Spring clean

    The volunteers and I will be working at Ryan's Field for the next couple of weeks to give the hide and other furniture a fresh lick of paint and to fill in the major potholes in the car park. We are always looking for extra volunteers to help out...
  • New Volunteer Reserve Guardian for Marazion Marsh

    George's blog

    The weather is glorious as the Easter weekend approaches and the wildlife on the marsh seems to be responding to the increase in temperature. A variety of plant life has burst into life, lit up in the spring sunshine, while young rabbits an iconic Easter...
Latest photos
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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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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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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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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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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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