Places to visit

Places to visit

Places to visit
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Latest blog posts
  • Dove Stone

    Sightings - 27 May

    A relatively quiet day at Binn Green enlivened by the appearance of a Nuthatch together with blackbird, blue tit, great tit, chaffinch, dunnock, goldfinch, jay and woodpigeon. At Ashway Gap there was a pair of common sandpiper, grey wagtail, pied wagtail...
  • Frampton Marsh

    Frampton Marsh recent sightings: 21 - 27 May 2016

    Howdy folks, and welcome again to the weekly roundup of what has been about at Frampton Marsh. I'm going to try to keep this quick, as it is 6 pm and I want to get home...
  • Dungeness

    Dungeness weekly update 27th May 2016

    What a busy week on the reserve! It’s been gull mania here with a glaucous gull seen today on Burrowes pit by Makepeace hide and a laughing gull seen there yesterday too! Another sea bird highlight this week was the gull-billed tern, spotted...
  • Dee Estuary

    Friday 27 May 2016 - Today's highlights

    Whitethroat by John Hewitt Marsh harrier - 1 over reed bed Spoonbill - 4 in Marsh Covert woods Avocet - 70+ chicks on scrape Black-tailed godwit - 50+ on scrape Ringed plover - 1 on scrape Cetti's warbler - 1 by reed bed screen...
  • Exe Estuary

    Ryans Bank Holiday Blog

    Well this week has been a busy and eventful one, with some of our workforce over at lab bay to control the ragwort on four days. Whilst we were there we had a chance to admire the abundance of flowers which have really begun bursting into colour now with...
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...
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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.
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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...
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