Titchwell Marsh

Titchwell Marsh

Titchwell Marsh
Big skies, a fabulous sandy beach and bird-filled lagoons are just a few of the gems tucked away inside Titchwell's treasure trove of natural delights.

Titchwell Marsh

  • September 15th 2016 - Today at Titchwell

    Pectoral sandpiper - 1 on fresh marsh late afternoon

    Curlew sandpiper - 2 on fresh marsh

    Little stint - 2 on fresh marsh

    Garganey - 1 on Patsy's reedbed

    Redstart - 1 on bushes by Island Hide

    Wheatear - 3 at Thornham Point

    I am away on leave for a couple of weeks so there will be no updates for a while I'm afraid

  • September 13th 2016 - Today at Titchwell

    Curlew sandpiper - 3 on fresh marsh

    Juvenile curlew sandpiper on the fresh marsh this morning. Note the downcurved beak. Photo by Les Bunyan

    Little stint - 5 on fresh marsh

    Spoonbill - 4 around reserve still although many of the birds from earlier in the summer have now dispersed further afield

    In-flight spoonbills by Les Bunyan. The black wing markings on both of these birds identify them as juveniles.

    Whinchat - 1 on grazing meadow

    Wheatear - 1 near beach

    Pintail - 1 on fresh marsh

    Grey wagtail - 1 west over visitor centre this morning

    Golden plover - 140 on fresh marsh

    Common sandpiper - 1 on fresh marsh

  • September 8th 2016 - Today at Titchwell

    Curlew sandpiper - 2 on fresh marsh

    Little stint - 5 on fresh marsh

    Dunlin - 50 on fresh marsh

    Spoonbill - 13 on fresh marsh

    Peregrine - 2 through reserve today

    Whinchat - 1 on grazing meadow in bramble bushes

    Wheatear - 2 near beach

    Arctic skua - 2 on beach

    Swift - 2 late birds west over the reserve