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of wetlands and nature through the eyes of the UK’s best loved illustrator

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Castle Espie Wetland Centre

While other parts of the natural world hibernate, WWT Castle Espie comes to life in winter.

Winter Highlights

See the spectacular colours and star species of the season, including thousands of Light-bellied Brent Geese.

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