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

  • December 16th 2014 - Today's highlights

    Hen harrier - male hunting over saltmarsh this morning, ringtail to roost

    Snow bunting - 6 west along beach this afternoon

    Water pipit - 1 on fresh marsh

    Greenshank - 1 on tidal pool

    Avocet - 12 wintering birds still present on the fresh marsh

    Barn owl - 1 hunting over the reedbed near Fen Hide at dusk

  • December 15th 2014 - Today's highlights

    Water pipit - 1 on fresh marsh

    Twite - 4 on beach

    Hen harrier - 2 ringtails to roost in Thornham reedbed

    Chiffchaff - 1 feeding in willows along Meadow Trail

    Dark bellied brent goose - 400 commuting between the fresh marsh and adjacent fields

    Peregrine - 2 (adult + juv) hunting over beach

    Snow bunting - 1 found dead at Thornham Point


  • December 12th 2014 - Today's highlights

    Scaup - female on fresh marsh and reported to have been present since Sunday

    Water pipit - 1 on fresh marsh islands

    Spotted redshank - 3 on tidal pool

    Greenshank - 3 on tidal pool

    Avocet - a slight increase in numbers with 13 on the fresh marsh

    Pintail - 40 on the fresh marsh this afternoon

    Pintails on the fresh marsh by Andy Thompson

    Peregrine - the wintering male was seen chasing the avocets over the fresh marsh today!

    Chiffchaff - 2 wintering birds on the Meadow Trail today