WWT Slimbridge
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    wildlife sightings


Calm again

Posted on 17th October 2017 by WWT Slimbridge

The reserve returned to normal after ex Hurricane Ophelia passed through yesterday. Rushy Hide Juvenile Little-ringed Plover, Spotted Redshank, Redshank, 2 Ruff, 3 Black-tailed Godwit and 2 Pintail am[...]

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Today's sightings

Posted on 16th October 2017 by WWT Slimbridge

Rushy Hide 2 Ruff, Redshank and a Black-tailed Godwit on the lower pond, 2 Little Grebe, the hybrid male Wigeon with a female Eurasian Wigeon. Tack Piece 400 Teal, 30 Wigeon, Snipe and a Ruff on the s[...]

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Curlew Sandpiper and Spotted Redshank.

Posted on 14th October 2017 by WWT Slimbridge

Rushy Small numbers of Blackwit, Redshank and Ruff dropping in here through the day. The juvenile Little Ringed Plover was there again this morning and 6 Pintail were on the top pond. Check out the i[...]

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