WWT Martin Mere

Day No.3 for the Black-necked Grebe

Posted on 23rd August 2017 by WWT Martin Mere

Another misty ‘rare’ start to the day eventually breaking out into sunshine and a fresher feel. The ‘long staying’ Black-necked Grebe is still present showing well on the Mere.[...]

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Osprey South

Posted on 22nd August 2017 by WWT Martin Mere

It looked ‘rare’ this morning with humid overcast condition after a night of rain showers. The juvenile Black-necked Grebe was still present on the Mere until late afternoon at least. A g[...]

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Black-necked Grebe!

Posted on 21st August 2017 by WWT Martin Mere

Unexpected and only the second record for the reserve, a Black-necked Grebe was found by visiting birders on the Mere early afternoon. A big thanks to them for reporting the sighting to the in focus s[...]

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