Places to visit

Places to visit

Places to visit
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  • Rainham Marshes

    It's a lot less bover when you hover!

    Sorry folks but been a way in sunny Cornwall..... so what did I miss? Well the Spotted Crake still seems to be making sporadic appearances, a few terns and a couple of hulking Great Skuas (I much prefer Bonxie!) came up river in the gloom on Tuesday...
  • Leighton Moss

    The last of summer sightings

    The summer holidays are drawing to a close so it's been great to see lots of families on the reserve this week, making the most of being outdoors before it's back to school time. The end of the summer holidays means that it won't be long until...
  • Dearne Valley

    Stoat-ally Wonderful!

    Hello, as the title suggests there's going to be a stoat involved in the blog this eve :) Here are the sightings from the book and me today.... Wath Ings - 2 ruff, 1 golden plover, 5 dunlin, 12snipe, 6+ green sandpipers, 3+ common sandpipers...
  • Titchwell Marsh

    August 27th 2014 - Today's highlights

    With a bit of an easterly wind and light rain there was a bit it of an arrival of migrants this morning. An early morning visit to Thornham Point produced a few birds. Wheatear - 2 at Thornham Point Whinchat - 1 at Thornham Point Pied flycatcher...
  • Dungeness

    Bob spotted at Dungeness...

    ...according to the wildlife garden blackboard, anyway! Also seen this week, a small and excellently camouflaged smooth newt with a big message - if you haven't already, Vote for Bob here
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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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Newt

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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Baaaaa!

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
Posted to: Loch garten ospreys
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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!
Posted to: Loch garten ospreys
by 69

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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ODIN THE MAGNIFICENT

Posted to: Loch garten ospreys
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