WWT Welney

Flooding and access to hides

14 February 2018: Water levels on the Ouse Washes have continued to fall and all hides are now accessible.  The A1101 is officially open and free from flooding.  As water levels continue to drop, islands and spits of land are increasing in size, encouraging a greater variety of birds to use the reserve.  

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The friendly welcome our visitors receive is the perfect start to a day exploring wetlands, where incredible wildlife encounters take place everyday, set in the heart of the Fens.

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A great day out

There are plenty of activities for families at Welney – such as pond dipping, explorer backpacks and crafts.

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Explore the reserve by night

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Great Ouse Wetland

See the spectacles the media volunteers have been capturing on the Great Ouse Wetland.

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