Reserve Spring Highlights

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Spring 2016 with it’s warm and mild weather has seen the reserve flourish with an abundance of wildlife on show. It is looking like one of the best years for wildlife numbers, which should make for an amazing Open Week at the end of next month! For additional Open Week info, including all events, please […]

Latest Sightings

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Here is a selection of the wildlife seen and recorded by members on the reserve last week.

Terns have fledged

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Most of the Common Terns and the fledged youngsters have left the island. The few that remain, including the three pictured here by member Terry Mckenna, will probably depart over the next two or three days.  

Terns Successfully Breeding

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The common terns have successfully bred for another consecutive year and can be seen on the central island from the main bird hide. A few have now started to leave but there are still several pairs present. Below are some great shots by members Terry Mckenna and Russel Coulson showing the terns feeding and mobbing our resident Mute […]

 
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