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Sightings – 24th September

Posted on 24th September 2014 by WWT Castle Espie

From the Brent Hide & Limekiln Observatory 2300 Brent 1150 Oystercatcher 250 Curlew 620 Redshank 350 Teal 40 Shelduck 2 Merganser 45 Eider Little Stint 14 Little Egret 1 Spoonbill On the Reserve 4 Little Egret 1 [...]

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Recent Sightings - 22nd September

Posted on 22nd September 2014 by WWT Castle Espie

Recent Sightings at Castle Espie include the return of a Spoonbill and between 1500 and 2000 Brent Geese including juveniles. Spoonbill Little Stint Large numbers of Oystercatchers Small groups of Grey / Gold Plover 30 [...]

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Get Outdoors Weekend Sightings

Posted on 21st September 2014 by WWT Castle Espie

  As part of the Great Outdoors Weekend Beginners Birdwatch sessions led by Dot Blakely we can report the following sightings: Viewed from the Brent Hide: 1200 Brent Geese 12 Shelduck Small scattering of [...]

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Recent Sightings - 19th September

Posted on 19th September 2014 by WWT Castle Espie

Main Lake 15 Gadwall 17 Pintail 350 Mallard 1 Kingfisher 83 Greyleg 1 Cormorant 1 Little Grebe Wader Marsh 4 Little Egret 1 Curlew 1 Greenshank 1 Heron Estuary 2,500 Brent Geese 95 Curlew 450 Oystercatcher 15 Greyplover ([...]

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Recent Sightings – 19th September

Posted on 19th September 2014 by WWT Castle Espie

 Main Lake 15 Gadwall 17 Pintail 350 Mallard 1 Kingfisher 83 Greyleg 1 Cormorant 1 Little Grebe Wader Marsh 4 Little Egret 1 Curlew 1 Greenshank 1 Heron Estuary 2,500 Brent Geese 95 Curlew 450 Oystercatcher 15 [...]

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New Sensory Garden and Courtyard Provide a Sensory Experience and [...]

Posted on 2nd September 2014 by WWT Castle Espie

Visitors to WWT Castle Espie Wetland Centre can experience a new multisensory oasis to relax and enjoy nature with the opening of two major developments, a Sensory Garden and Courtyard adjacent to the award winning [...]

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Art of Celebration at Dundonald Art Club Exhibition

Posted on 29th July 2014 by WWT Castle Espie

An exhibition celebrating Dundonald Art Club’s 40th anniversary has opened at the Castle Espie Gallery, at WWT Castle Espie Wetland Centre, Comber. Thirty six artists have made submissions for the anniversary exhibition[...]

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Medieval Merriment with Robin Hood

Posted on 22nd July 2014 by WWT Castle Espie

Join the world’s most famous outlaw – Robin Hood and dress up as one of his merry mob for a weekend of medieval merriment at WWT Castle Espie Wetland Centre on Saturday 2 and Sunday 3 August between 11am and[...]

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Dark Night Gives Rise to Bat Detection

Posted on 22nd July 2014 by WWT Castle Espie

  WWT Castle Espie Wetland Centre will host a special late night opening for Bat Night on Friday 25th July at 8:30pm presenting the opportunity to hear an expert talk before going bat detecting out on the reserve to [...]

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Recent Sightings - 28th June

Posted on 29th June 2014 by WWT Castle Espie

Main lake 200 Oystercatcher on Shingle Bank 2 Lesser Black Backed Gulls 2 Mute Swans 43 Mallard 17 Tufted Duck 2 Coot Peninsula Salt Marsh 2 Ringed Plover 1 Little Egret 225 Oystercatchers 1 Heron Estuary 150 [...]

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