Leighton Moss

Leighton Moss

Leighton Moss
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Latest blog posts
  • Weathering the storms - work on the Allen pool

    You may remember a particularly bad period of stormy weather back in early spring. Here at Leighton Moss we felt the affects of this weather first hand when a massive tide devastated our water control system on the salt marsh area of the reserve. After...
  • Early summer mornings on the Moss

    An insight into one of my early morning walks around the reserve... One of my favourite things about summer is the opportunity to get up early and explore the reserve before work. Dawn really is a magical time at Leighton Moss when the reedbed explodes...
  • Carpet of colours – the magic of Middle-earth.

    This week we have a guest blog from our site manager Jarrod... Leighton Moss and Morecambe Bay Nature Reserve is about a wealth of wildlife and capturing the essence of nature; not just birds. You can wander from the Leighton Moss Visitor Centre...
  • Close encounters

    Getting out and enjoying nature is always rewarding. I find that whether I see a mallard or a marsh harrier when I go for a walk around the reserve I come back with a clear mind, feeling refreshed and inspired. There are some days however when taking...
  • getting to know the moths at the moss...

    This Sunday we have another of our fascinating Meet the Moths at the Moss events, from 11 am-12 pm. All ages are welcome, the event is free (normal admission charges apply) and there’s no need to book. Moths have been recorded at Leighton Moss...
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