WWT Slimbridge
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    wildlife sightings


Waders for all

Posted on 24th August 2016 by WWT Slimbridge

We’ve got a great selection of waders across the reserve at present as birds arrive for the winter or stop of on their way elsewhere. Visit almost any hide and you stand a good chance of seeing[...]

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A very warm day

Posted on 23rd August 2016 by WWT Slimbridge

A clear night and tailwind seems to have encouraged a few waders to move on overnight, we will see waves of them passing through until October. The calmer conditions encouraged the passerines to show [...]

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More new arrivals

Posted on 22nd August 2016 by WWT Slimbridge

A breezy day with cloud and largely dry other than drizzle. The birding is still very good. Some of the scarcer visitors were fleeting such as the petrel, some of the waders were seen only over the hi[...]

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325 hectares of world-class wetands set against a spectacular Severn Estuary, home to a wealth wildlife.

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