PLACES TO VISIT
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Don't miss the oystercatcher family
Hi everyone, I know I've blogged about the oystercatchers quite a bit recently, but they're just brilliant. With Springwatch just around the corner , you've got to come and see Saltholme's oystercatcher family. Make sure you come and visit them this week. They're right outside...
28 May 2011
A new family
Hi everyone, Great news from Saltholme - the first lapwing chicks of 2011 have hatched. Toby and some of Saltholme's volunteers have been out surveying all of our lapwing nests, and took this quick snap of the new hatchlings. There are four chicks there ... somewhere. Lots of the other wildlife...
27 Apr 2011
Love is in the air
Hi everyone, There are some new kids on the block and they're feeling quite flirty. It feels like we blinked and before we knew it, great crested grebes had returned to Saltholme. Not only are they back, but they're throwing themselves into the joys of spring. Great crested grebes have...
12 Mar 2011
Avocets, avocets, avocets
Hi everyone, Today brought with it the most exciting sign of spring yet - three avocets at Saltholme! They arrived at around lunchtime, but didn't hang around for too long. Soon after, three were seen not far away at Teesmouth National Nature Reserve. Never fear - by the end of the day three...
25 Feb 2011
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