WWT Slimbridge
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More return migration

Posted on 27th July 2016 by WWT Slimbridge

Estuary from Middle Point and Holden Tower A flock of 103 Dunlin contained a breeding plumaged CURLEW SANDPIPER and two Sanderling. Other birds noted on the estuary included a Turnstone, the first ret[...]

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News for 24 and 25 July

Posted on 25th July 2016 by WWT Slimbridge

Late news for yesterday- The Land rover safaris were productive with Marsh Harrier seen on both the 11-1pm and 2-4pm outings. We noted 9 Grass Snakes and although elusive an Otter was fishing and caus[...]

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Spoonbill and Sanderling from the Zeiss Hide

Posted on 21st July 2016 by WWT Slimbridge

Dunlnin at Slimbridge taken by James Lees (Archive Picture) Zeiss Hide Spoonbill Sanderling (summer plumage) Avocet 10 (including 3 juveniles) Dunlin 44 Ruff 1 Green Sandpiper 3 Redshank 3 (1 juvenile[...]

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