Places to visit

Places to visit

Places to visit
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Latest blog posts
  • Blacktoft Sands

    Eyes To The Skies

    What a contrast from yesterdays gales, the weather this morning was cool and clear with the resultant rush of visible migration over the reserve as many species made the most of the suitable conditions. Not many thrushes just a couple of redwings and...
  • Arne

    A Cutlery of Spoonbills?

    Spoonbills have become a regular feature at Arne in the colder months but this year has been exceptional. A British record flock of 49 is currently in the harbour! Being very social birds they are spending much of the time as a large flock but also split...
  • Frampton Marsh

    Fiendish Fun at Frampton

    There is a week of half-term holiday Halloween hi-jinks with the RSPB at their Frampton Marsh site, and they are dying to see you! Starting on Friday 24 October and running every day through the holiday, you can follow a spooktacular treasure trail...
  • Pulborough Brooks

    Nature trail closed until 9.30 am on Thursday

    The nature trail will be closed tomorrow morning (Thursday 23 October) until the visitor centre opens at 9.30 am. The closure is in place to enable us to safely complete essential management work on the reserve. You can still access the wooded heathland...
  • Rainham Marshes

    Check them 'shanks...

    Our Redshanks are starting to come back from their Icelandic breeding grounds (our breeding birds have already moved south) and about 120 are now commuting between feeding on the mud in Aveley Bay and on the Kent side between the Darenth Barrier and Erith...
Latest photos
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Above the wader scrape

One of three common buzzards seen on Monday taking advantage of a (brief) break in the weather. This...
Posted to: Dearne Valley
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Little mushroom hiding in the leaves

Having a good close look in the leaf litter reveals surprises like this little mushroom
Posted to: Middleton Lakes
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Autumnal woodland trail

Had a wonderful walk along the woodland trail today enjoying the colours
Posted to: Middleton Lakes
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L. egret.Teatime

Posted to: Dearne Valley
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Little Egret Wader scrape hide

Posted to: Dearne Valley
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Sunny Stonechat

Posted to: Radipole Lake
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Angelic Gull

Posted to: Radipole Lake
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Hoody in the Wind

Posted to: Radipole Lake
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Glorious Gadwall

Posted to: Radipole Lake
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Plover Lover

Another shot from Saturday when they were swirling around in the afternoon sunshine
Posted to: Dearne Valley
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Stonechat on Wire

Stonechat on Wire
Posted to: Dearne Valley
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Stonechat on reeds at Bittern Hide

Stonechat on reeds
Posted to: Dearne Valley
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