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Award Winning Artist's Striking New Exhibition The Pondered Path [...]

Posted on 26th May 2015 by WWT Castle Espie

Multi award winning artist Millie Moore is impressing visitors to the Castle Espie with her striking exhibition The Pondered Path which recaptures the atmospheric experiences and the senses stored up from walking in her [...]

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Recent Sightings - 21 May

Posted on 21st May 2015 by WWT Castle Espie

The following sightings were recorded by Toni Castello, Senior Reserve Warden Main lake – visible from Sensory garden and Visitor centre Greylag goose 7 (1 pair with 5 goslings) Tufted duck 13 Freshwater lagoon – [...]

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Recent Sightings - 11th May

Posted on 11th May 2015 by WWT Castle Espie

The following sightings were recorded by Pete Matchett, Reserve Warden The second breeding bird survey of the year was carried out on Friday the 8th. This revealed to us which migratory species are holding territories and[...]

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Recent Sightings - 2nd May

Posted on 2nd May 2015 by WWT Castle Espie

The following sightings were recorded by Pete Matchett, Reserve Warden Swallows have well and truly returned with numbers of around 30 feeding over the Main Lake and Freshwater Lagoon. One pair also seem to be interested [...]

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Recent Sightings - 20th April

Posted on 20th April 2015 by WWT Castle Espie

The following sightings were recorded by Pete Matchett, Reserve Warden Growing numbers of garden birds beginning to build nests around the whole reserve including; Wheatear, Willow Warbler, Chiff Chaff, Black Cap and [...]

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Recent Sightings - 15th April

Posted on 15th April 2015 by WWT Castle Espie

The following sightings were recorded by Pete Matchett, Reserve Warden Evidence of Kingfishers nesting in the area however we are unsure of the whereabouts, most likely along the river by the Montgomery Hide. With the [...]

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Dawn Chorus to Reach a Crescendo

Posted on 30th March 2015 by WWT Castle Espie

  On Saturday 11th April at 6:30am we are offering a unique opportunity to enjoy our wonderful wildlife reserve before daybreak with a Dawn Chorus. Everyone, from those with a passing interest in wildlife to keen [...]

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Recent Sightings - 17th March

Posted on 17th March 2015 by WWT Castle Espie

The following sightings were recorded by Pete Matchett, Reserve Warden Main lake – visible from Sensory garden and Visitor centre Black Headed Gull 150 Gadwall 2 Mute Swan 2 Cormorant 3 Tufty 29 Heron 1 Little grebe 1 [...]

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Recent Sightings - 10th March

Posted on 10th March 2015 by WWT Castle Espie

The following sightings were recorded by Pete Matchett, Reserve Warden Numbers of the amber listed Black Headed Gull have increased dramatically over the last week as we arrive into the breeding season going from a steady[...]

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Recent Sightings - 2nd March

Posted on 2nd March 2015 by WWT Castle Espie

The following sightings were recorded by Pete Matchett, Reserve Warden Highlights over the last week include the Spoonbill returning to the reserve after an absence of around 2 weeks and appeared on the Wader Marsh and [...]

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