Spring at Washington Weltand Centre
Spring at Washington Wetland Centre – regionally rare avocet and one of the UK’s largest nesting grey heron colonies return, red-listed lapwing breed and bluebells carpet our ancient woodland floor.
WWT Washington lies on the banks of River Wear between Newcastle and Sunderland and provides an inspirational example of how sound conservation management allows wildlife to thrive.Find out more
Find out which species have made an appearance with our latest sightings, updated regularly by staff and volunteers.Find out more
As the seasons change, so do the wild visitors. Find out what to see when with our Wildlife Guide.Find out more