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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

Sand martins are preparing their nest in the sand bank we have created for them. Wheatears and wagtails are making regular appearances on the grazing marsh. Look out for the return of warblers: willow, sedge, grasshopper, and garden, plus blackcaps, whitethroats and lesser whitethroats. In addition to native reptiles and many wildflowers coming into bloom.

Nature reserve

London Wetland Centre brings the countryside to the capital, with a stunning mix of wildlife habitats.

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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

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

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