Places to visit

Places to visit

Places to visit
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Latest blog posts
  • Rainham Marshes

    Mild means keep going!

    The amazingly mild autumn that we have had so far is prolonging the life of a good number of Mesembrina meridiana on the wing along with Eristalis tenax hoverflies, Clouded Yellows, Red Admirals, Migrant Hawkers and Common Darters.... Mesembrina...
  • Otmoor

    Starling saga

    In the lands of the North, where the Black Rocks stand guard against the cold sea, in the dark night that is very long, word spreads amongst the starling flocks. Tales of an amazing, food-rich, safe haven are told. The name Otmoor is squawked from thousands...
  • Coombes & Churnet Valley

    Witchy Tidings at Coombes...

    What ho? A new witch? Just in time! � Discover what Coombes has to offer this Halloween as our newest Witch joins Coombes Valley in search of magical adventures... Behold what is that I see in the distance?! Alas could it be Coombes Valley...
  • The Lodge

    Give Nature a Home Discovery Day Sunday 26 October

    We are looking forward to the Discovery Day on Sunday. We have some great activities planned; the owl pellet man, Bedfordshire Natural History Society with small mammal surveys, which should give us some close views of the little beasties that we find...
  • Lakenheath Fen

    Race for Wildlife 2014: Results and summary

    Good morning. I have attached the results of Sunday's Race for Wildlife below. We raised over £450 through entrance fees and over £50 from the homemade cake sale. All of this money will go directly towards our valuable work to give nature...
Latest photos
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Small moth on bridge ? type

Posted to: Dearne Valley
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Bath time!
Posted to: Carsington Water
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beardie at Singleton

Posted to: Blacktoft Sands
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Short Eared Owl

Posted to: Fen Drayton Lakes
by 9


On the verge by the side of the approach road.
Posted to: Fen Drayton Lakes
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snack time

pathway to the hide.
Posted to: Fen Drayton Lakes
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Posted to: Fen Drayton Lakes
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The other one of the pair
Posted to: Fen Drayton Lakes
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Lurking in the undergrowth by Covell's Drain
Posted to: Fen Drayton Lakes
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Morning Frost

Posted to: Fen Drayton Lakes
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Blackcap female

This lady was in the trees next to the caravan parking spot
Posted to: Fen Drayton Lakes
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Broad-bodied Chaser

Faberge - eat your heart out
Posted to: Fen Drayton Lakes
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