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Spotted Crake at North Cave Wetlands

17/8/16 A Spotted Crake seen briefly by MU at North Cave Wetlands on Reedbed on Sunday evening then relocated by TC early Tuesday evening. I’d missed the previous twitchable one due to not bothering to go the same evening but fortunately after not been seen again that evening this one was seen again Wednesday morning.   453 more words

High Eske NR

Jewel of Titchwell

With local birds a bit skulky and the Summer Holidays here it was time for a day trip to the North Norfolk Coast. RSPB Titchwell… 794 more words

Day 18 #30DaysWild - exploring the amazing Arne RSPB reserve in daylight and at dusk

Time for a trip to Dorset! Specifically to the RSPB’s amazing reserve at Arne looking over Poole Harbour.

We arrived in time for tea and really good cake at the new café, and a look around the shop – would definitely recommend popping in! 565 more words


Drowned land

The Saeftinghe nature reserve is a large tidal marsh in the south of the Netherlands close to the Belgian border. The brackish intertidal area is located in the estuary of the Scheldt river where freshwater meets the salt waters of the North Sea. 91 more words


Big Foot and the Redshank Nest

What’s the crunch point? Grazed saltmarsh is an important habitat for Redshank but the addition of an extra four large feet can have serious negative effects. 1,175 more words

Breeding Waders

All downhill for upland waders?

Are targeted payments for England’s upland farmers benefiting Curlew, Lapwing, Oystercatcher, Redshank and Snipe?

In the period 1995 to 2013, England lost 32% of its breeding Curlew, 31% of its Redshank, 27% of its Lapwing and 14% of its Snipe, according to the latest… 1,015 more words

Breeding Waders

Our Blood Pressures are Fine

This is our pitch at Mar Menor….Mavis is parked on the left, in a front corner next to a section of nature reserve which separates the campsite from the town of Los Alcázares. 616 more words

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