WWT Welney
  • Spring migration is underway

    Spring migration
    is underway

    Huge flocks of wading birds
    are gathering ready to make
    their journey north


Today's Sightings

Posted on 28th June 2017 by WWT Welney

Avocet Lapwing Little Ringed Plover Whooper Swan Mute Swan Mallard Shoveler Redshank Swallow House Martin Tree Sparrow House Sparrow Goldfinch Sedge Warbler Reed Warbler Cetti’s Warbler[...]

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Todays sightings

Posted on 27th June 2017 by WWT Welney

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Today's Highlights

Posted on 26th June 2017 by WWT Welney

Tree sparrow-adults and juveniles Goldfinch Redshank Moorhen Coot Avocet Mallard Teal Lapwing Mute swan Whooper swan Swallow House martin Pied wagtail Sedge warbler Cetti’s warbler Reed warbler[...]

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The nature reserve

Our nature reserve is a 1000-acre haven for wildlife in the northernmost part of the Ouse Washes.

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Seasonal highlights

There's wildlife to see all year round, with each season bringing a different and exciting mix of species.

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Sightings archive

Take a look back through the archives and see what's been seen at Welney in previous months.

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Wildlife photography hide

Welney is an excellent place for photographing wildlife, no matter what your level of experience is.

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