Places to visit

Places to visit

Places to visit
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Latest blog posts
  • Dearne Valley

    Soggy Sightings

    A fairly dull start weather wise today but when I arrived at Old Moor around 2pm the heavens opened and it just poured – what a soggy afternoon. We made it to the Tree Sparrow Farm before the real downpour started and it was lovely to see lots...
  • Leighton Moss

    I spy with my little eye...

    When you think of Leighton Moss what images spring to mind? Peaceful reeds swaying in the wind, majestic marsh harriers soaring high or even brilliant bearded tits feeding from the grit trays? What ever your reason to come here, a visit can often be enhanced...
  • Titchwell Marsh

    August 25th 2016 - Today at Titchwell

    Curlew sandpiper - 16 on fresh marsh Little stint - 1 on fresh marsh Garganey - eclipse drake on Patsy's reedbed this afternoon Spotted redshank - 4 on fresh marsh Ruff - 52 on fresh marsh Green sandpiper - 1 on Patsy's reedbed...
  • Loch Leven

    A week of ospreys and other exciting visitors

    Here is our sightings board for the week and it's pretty exciting: It's not every week that we can say we've seen ospreys every day at RSPB Loch Leven. The record for the week is six ospreys but we're hoping we may beat last year's...
  • Bempton Cliffs

    A rubbish morning

    A blustery, damp day isn't the best time to undertake a beach clean. (Ever tried controlling a black bin liner in a strong wind? They have a life of their own.). However, the hardy group who had turned...
Latest photos
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Coal tit on window feeder

This cheeky fellow landed on my window feeder at The Lodge to grab a sunflower seed
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Bee on purple flower

I took this photo in the formal gardens at The Lodge - great for insects!
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Damselfly loveheart

The old swimming pool in the gardens is now a whopping big wildlife pond. Take a look during spring and...
Posted to: The Lodge
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Smooth newts can be seen in the smaller ponds at The Lodge. This was taken at the pond on the old heath...
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The sheep at The Lodge help to control (eat) vegetation in some parts of the reserve.
Posted to: The Lodge
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Autumn splendour

The gardens look great right through the year at The Lodge. Here's a view of the back of the 19th...
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Hornet mimicing hoverfly

We saw this beast on one of the buddleia bushes at The Lodge. It's cool isn't it?
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Aug 2nd 2009 Our 3 Osprey "chicks"

Snip taken from a view of the nest
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Garten? 02-0809

Capture from LG cam
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The Osprey Centre

A Loch Garten osprey's view of the Visitor Centre. Now everybody wave!
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The earth moved

Well it's started this small beast will move upto 40 tons in a load but it will still take 3 months...
Posted to: Titchwell Marsh
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