Badgers

Winter 2014 Badger Watches!

The dates for our new season of Badger Watches are now available!

Conservation Work in Progress

Conservation Work in Progress

At this time of year work parties carry out habitat management on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays. See next page for the latest….

Artist's impression of the new Volunteer Training Centre at Rutland Water Nature Reserve

3000 Mile Challenge

The Leicestershire and Rutland Wildlife Trust is embarking on an exciting and ambitious project to build a new Volunteer Training Centre at Rutland Water.

Autumn Explorers for 7-12 year olds

Autumn Explorers for 7-12 year olds

A morning of nature based educational and fun activities for 7-12 year olds!

Photo by Ian Jones

Birdwatching Walk with a Warden – for Beginners and Enthusiasts alike!

Join our staff for this great opportunity to explore the reserve and learn all about the birds and projects here

Lloyd Park with some newly-ringed Sand Martin chicks at the artificial bank on Lagoon 2

Bird Ringing Events 2014

Join our wardens for a bird ringing session

Waterfowl Count September 2014

Waterfowl Count September 2014

The Tufted Duck was present in the largest numbers in September, closely followed by the Eurasian Coot. Read on for the full figures.

Waterfowl Count August 2014

Waterfowl Count August 2014

The Tufted Duck was the most populous bird on the reserve in August with 2271 counted. Read on for the full figures.

Lyndon Visitor Centre

Lyndon Visitor Centre

Lyndon Visitor Centre is now closed until March 2015

Hootingly Haunted Halloween for Kids!

Hootingly Haunted Halloween for Kids!

Book your kids on to our Halloween event on the reserve!

Juvenile Spotted Crake - 23rd August 2014

Juvenile Spotted Crake – 23rd August 2014

A rarely spotted Spotted Crake appears in front of Waderscrape Hide