We have been very lucky recently with some very exciting species of bird being seen on the reserve an on our tern island we have a large number of Common Tern and some Black-Headed Gulls beginning to nest. Below is a list of some of the species we have seen on the reserve over the last few weeks.
Three individuals appeared on the reserve very recently and have been seen feeding in the pools in front of the visitor centre.
Three spoonbills seen from the visitor centre, Image – Katie Bell
A single Glossy Ibis has been seen feeding amongst the pools in front of the visitor centre.
At least one adult three juveniles have been spotted in front of the visitor centre recently.
The female marsh harrier has been seen regularly from the visitor centre and Fen hide
Female Marsh Harrier, Image - RSPB
A very handsome looking male Garganey has been seen from the visitor centre.
Male Garganey, Image – RSPB
Other species seen on the reserve over the last few weeks:
Great White Egret
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