Wildlife

A world of wildlife awaits at London Wetland Centre. With a variety of habitats on offer, there's always a star species on show. Check the latest sightings and find out how to make the most of London's wildlife.

Spring at London Wetland Centre

From the fragrant aroma of wildflowers to the delightful song of the chiffchaff, London Wetland Centre comes to life in spring. We’re excited to see the numbers of breeding sand martins increase every year. Look and listen out for willow, sedge, grasshopper and garden warblers, plus blackcaps and whitethroats.

Nature reserve

London Wetland Centre is an award-winning urban wetland nature reserve. Its unique blend of habitats attracts a stunning mix of wildlife and birds from all corners of the globe.

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Latest sightings

Find out which species have made an appearance with our latest sightings, updated regularly by staff and volunteers.

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Wildlife guide

As the seasons change, so do the wild visitors. Find out what to see when with our Wildlife Guide.

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