Places to visit

Places to visit

Places to visit
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Latest blog posts
  • Dearne Valley


    Hello, here are the sightings from yesterday which are taken solely from the Barnsley Birders on twitter... Great news that a bittern was seen yesterday afternoon at Old Moor! There was a whooper swan on the Mere first thing, it then flew off towards...
  • Frampton Marsh

    Frampton Marsh and Freiston Shore recent sightings, 17 - 23 October 2014

    There's been a distinct wintery feel in both air and birds, though this was temporarily shelved on the 23rd with 5 swallows hawking over the reedbed! Summer hasn't left us just yet it seems. Geese and duck numbers are both on the up and are looking...
  • Exe Estuary

    Chapel Wood, Spreacombe

    This week we vistited Chapel Wood , near Woolacombe . This small RSPB reserve is a mixed woodland, mostly Oak/Beech. . The name comes from Spreacombe Chapel and Well, the ruin of which is just to the right as you walk through the main entrance. ...
  • Crook of Baldoon

    Walk on the Wildside

    It is that time again Autumn is here marking the transition from Summer to Winter, deciduous trees shedding leaves offering a spectacle of colours and wintering birds coming in by the numbers. The remnants of hurricane Gonzalo have been and gone and...
  • Langford Lowfields

    Still on the wing

    I had a late common blue butterfly on the wing this morning on the visitor trails at the eastern end of the boardwalk. The butterfly was feeding on the last remaining ragwort flowers - a good source of late nectar there. Clouded yellow was still flying...
Latest photos
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Osprey from Ynys-hir

Photo by Rhys Thatcher
Posted to: Ynys-hir
by 217

RSPB shop

There's more to the RSPB shop than just bird food and binoculars, check out the lovely gifts
Posted to: Carsington Water
by 277

Pair of Puffins

Posted to: Bempton Cliffs
by 114

Kittiwake family

Posted to: Bempton Cliffs
by 194

High Tide at Church Norton spit

Posted to: Pagham Harbour Nature Reserve - Gallery
by 98

Red Kite Battle Zone

There were quite a few Red Kites at the reserve today, they were constantly being harassed by the lapwing...
Posted to: Otmoor
by 147

Spotted flycatcher,late leaving?

Taken yesterday at RSPB Nagshead. There were a pair of these on the approach to the reserve , but not...
Posted to: Gloucestershire reserves
by 119

Kingfisher @the Marsh Covert Hide

Posted to: Dee Estuary
by 99

Bar Headed Goose

Seen on 7th July 2013 with group of Canada Geese
Posted to: Conwy
by 127

Greater water boatman

Photo by Craig Mansell
Posted to: Ynys-hir
by 200

Short-eared Owl - 25/05/2013, AJL

Posted to: Orkney
by 146

Hawfinch feeding Juvenile.

Found on the short trail , well up in the canopy. I'd like to think this is an unusual Photograph...
Posted to: Gloucestershire reserves
by 144