Places to visit

Places to visit

Places to visit
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Latest blog posts
  • Minsmere

    Looking for sprites

    Autumn is a great time to look for sprites. Depending on your age (at heart) and imagination, that statement could mean very different things. To a birdwatcher, sprites are tiny warblers, some of our smallest birds. In particular, the term is often...
  • Pulborough Brooks

    Examining the detail

    Thank you to Margot for her sightings update and photos: "There is a fascination with looking at nature in sufficient detail to accurately identify the species & the behaviour taking place. A highlight for me over the last week of Indian Summer...
  • Titchwell Marsh

    October 5th 2015 - Today at Titchwell

    Yellow browed warbler - 1 still with the mobile tit flock today. The carpark and Meadow Trail are the best areas to check. Spotted redshank - 7 on fresh marsh Curlew sandpiper - 1 on fresh marsh Manx shearwater - 1 west offshore mid morning ...
  • Ham Wall

    Footpath Closure at Ham Wall

    Important Notice – Footpath Closure Essential Maintenance Works to Ashcott Railway Bridge from 12 October for 6 weeks Due to circumstances beyond our control, Dawnus Construction will be carrying out some essential maintenance works to Ashcott...
  • Charlie's Blacktoft Blog

    Magic Moments and eruptions

    This weekend the changes in the seasons really started to show with a fantastic mix of winter visitors but still a trickle of summer migrants . Strangely on Saturday there was hardly a bearded tit to be seen but when the sun rose on Sunday they went into...
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
Posted to: The Lodge
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Bee on purple flower

I took this photo in the formal gardens at The Lodge - great for insects!
Posted to: The Lodge
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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...
Posted to: The Lodge
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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...
Posted to: The Lodge
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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?
Posted to: The Lodge
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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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