Mersehead

Mersehead

Mersehead
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Latest blog posts
  • Telegraph wires

    Mersehead Recent Sightings 20th – 26th August The start of the week felt very autumnal with the cool breeze and birds starting to flock together. Out on the beach a flock of 22 redshank have suddenly made an appearance whilst over the merse a...
  • Red Kite Seen Again

    Mersehead Recent Sightings 13 th August – 19 th August A month has passed since I began my placement at Mersehead. My duties have been highly varied from land management work such as grass cutting, repainting the holiday cottages, ragwort pulling...
  • Is 99 a record?

    Peter Howard a mature male has just completed his third, two week stint as a residential volunteer at Mersehead. His home is in East Anglia and finds the change of geographical location and the time spent at Mersehead interesting and stimulating. Mersehead...
  • Phasianus colchicus

    Jonathan Taylor has just started a 2 month residential volunteering placement at Mersehead and has volunteered at Loch Lomond and Forsinard Flows. Mersehead Recent Sightings 30 th July – 5 th August The weather has been very topsy-turvy...
  • Parasol

    Mersehead Recent Sightings 23 rd – 29 th July Every day this week in the early morning, there has been a grasshopper warbler singing away at the end of the woodland just before you go down the slope to the beach. Perched on the driftwood house...
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