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Today's Sightings

Posted on 24th June 2017 by WWT Washington

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Wildlife sightings - 23/06/2017

Posted on 23rd June 2017 by WWT Washington

AM low tide Wader Lake Avocet 22 adult and 23 young/juveniles/fledglings Lapwing 37 Oystercatcher 2 adults and 1 juvenile Ringed plover 2 Redshank 3 adults and 1 juvenile Common tern 135 adults and 25[...]

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Wildlife sightings - 21/06/2017

Posted on 21st June 2017 by WWT Washington

a.m. Tide Level: Mid Wader Lake Avocet 24 + 17 juveniles Lapwing 28 Ringed Plover 1 Little ringed plover 1 Oystercatcher 2 Redshank 1 Common tern 125 + Tufted duck 6 + 12 ducklings Kestrel 1 Saline La[...]

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The nature reserve

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Seasonal highlights

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Sightings archive

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Photographing wildlife

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