Places to visit

Places to visit

Places to visit
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Latest blog posts
  • Northward Hill

    Rubbish and Cliffe Pools

    Please be aware that the fly-tipped rubbish blocking the entrance to Cliffe Pools car park has unfortunately not yet been removed, however there is still space for a couple of dozen cars outside the parking areas. Don't let it put you off visiting...
  • Dearne Valley

    Sightings via Twitter - June 28th

    Hello again, I'm afraid I don't have the sightings from the book for you as I didn't have time to ring up today. So the sightings I do have are solely taken from Twitter. There is good news in that the little bittern has been seen today...
  • Middleton Lakes

    A First For Middleton!

    After a few years of saying, ‘this will be the year’, we can confirm that little egrets are breeding at Middleton! A common sight on the reserve all year round, and with a roost of 40 plus in the Winter, 2016 looked promising. With breeding...
  • Minsmere

    The joy of volunteering

    Guest blog by Stan Singleton, Volunteer Minsmere guide Volunteering! Why do we do it? Life already offers other interests, obligations, but it is the lure of several hours in the fresh air and, here at Minsmere, an opportunity to watch wonderful bird...
  • Titchwell Marsh

    June 28th 2016 - Today at Titchwell

    Great knot - adult with 1500 knot on the fresh marsh all day Spotted redshank - 3 on fresh marsh Ruff - 3 on fresh marsh Little gull - 1st summer on fresh marsh Red kite - 1 west Spoonbill - 1 west Black tailed godwit - 180 on fresh...
Latest photos
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Winter wonderland.

Posted to: The Lodge
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Resting Dragonfly

Dragonfly at RSPB Otmoor on the walk down to the hide.
Posted to: Otmoor
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Red-Backed Shrike.

A watercolour sketch of a rare visitor to Biggleswade common on a hot day in September. It was quite...
Posted to: The Lodge
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A magical merlin

One jeff prepared earlier - thanks!
Posted to: Wallasea Island Wild Coast project
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gannet nest building

waited a while at trouphead in fact 3 hours is normal for me just watching these amazing powerful birds...
Posted to: Troup Head
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Red Kite - another goor raptor for Wallasea

- 25th September, stood at eastern end of the wetlands and spotted a raptor coming low over the water...
Posted to: Wallasea Island Wild Coast project
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Waxwings in Hesketh Bank

Taken today at around 14:30pm in Poppyfields off Station Road. There were x9 birds in total and they...
Posted to: Hesketh Out Marsh
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Corn Bunting

Posted to: Wallasea Island Wild Coast project
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female Marsh Harrier

The same bird as my previous photo comes low past my position.
Posted to: Wallasea Island Wild Coast project
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Inquisitive visitor

- sometimes seals come through the breaches on high tide and this fellow was sat just off the saltmarsh...
Posted to: Wallasea Island Wild Coast project
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peacock butterfly

Posted to: The Lodge
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Osprey, surprise visitor

This adult Osprey was a surpise visitor, fishing on the river Roach off the eastern end of Wallasea on...
Posted to: Wallasea Island Wild Coast project
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