Leighton Moss

Leighton Moss

Leighton Moss
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Latest blog posts
  • Ringing the reedlings

    With the nights starting to draw in and the leaves beginning to turn on the trees, autumn is certainly on its way and here at Leighton Moss that means one of its most secretive residents is coming out of hiding – the bearded tits or "bearded...
  • Reed all about it

    Leighton Moss is home to the largest reedbed in North West England. Now a rare sight, reedbed is a dynamic habitat that requires constant management in order to give the best home to the wildlife that relies on it. Assistant warden Nick Godden explains...
  • The sights and sounds of autumn

    What's your favourite season? In this week's guest blog, our Visitor Operations Manager Kevin Kelly explains why he loves this time of year..... Autumn is an incredible time for bird migration. The numbers involved are far greater than spring...
  • Managing meadows in Middle Earth

    This week, our Site Manager (and Legolas of Leighton Moss) Jarrod Sneyd gives his thoughts on the magic of meadows and an exciting area in development at the reserve..... I can imagine Bilbo Baggins, with his hairy feet, dancing through the meadows...
  • Birding at breakfast

    Mornings are a magical time to get out and about exploring nature before work. Here, our Membership Recruitment Manager Anya Kuliszewski explains why she loves to do just that.... During my time working and volunteering for the RSPB, I have been lucky...
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