Ynys-hir

Ynys-hir

Ynys-hir
Do you love our Ynys-hir nature reserve? Share your thoughts with the community. Or if you're thinking about visiting and would like to find out more, ask away!
Latest blog posts
  • 18th - 24th of May

    - Every nest box has been checked once and the second round has started this week! At the end of the season every nest box will have been checked at least three times. The Great and Blue Tit chicks are developing and the Pied Flycatchers are still incubating...
  • 11th - 17th of May 2015

    - The nest box survey has started! Over the breeding season, 297 nest boxes will be monitored. Most boxes shelter blue or great tit eggs or even chicks. The eggs are white with brownish spots. The chicks mostly blind and naked will start to develop...
  • Ynys-hir through the new interns' eyes

    The last two months have been busy for the new interns: Joe and myself. It definitely is the best time to discover the reserve: spring has sprung! The woods are now really colourful with bluebells, red campions, wood anemones, wood sorrel and greater...
  • The Latest from the Reserve

    Hi everyone. We all here at Ynys-hir miss Adam who has done sterling work with this blog, and indeed around the Reserve in the 6 months he was with us. Many thanks Adam. Well. spring must be here, indeed the weather in recent weeks has been excellent...
  • Ynys-hir Recent Sightings 16th -22nd February 2015

    Hi, During my final week as a Mid Wales Conservation Intern it was the large high tides that produced excellent wildlife watching. An early start in the Breakwater Hide on the 20 th produced good wader numbers on the Breakwater field including, 105...
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