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The tickets for our first ever Osprey Ball are now available!
Join our wardens for a bird ringing session
By SarahP on August 24, 2014
A rarely spotted Spotted Crake appears in front of Waderscrape Hide
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The Tufted Duck was spotted in the highest numbers during July, with 1628 present on the reserve.
The Canada Goose had the highest population on the reserve in June, with 970 spotted. The Greylag Goose wasn’t far behind with 833. Read on for the full figures.
By Tim M
Thanks to a successful reintroduction project, we now have a thriving Water Vole population at the reserve.
By Tim M
If you’ve visited the Anglian Water Birdwatching Centre over the past three weeks, then hopefully you’ll have been as captivated by our Sand Martin family as we are. Now viewable online!
The Mallard was present on the reserve in the highest numbers in May with 445 counted, closely followed by the Tufted Duck and the Greylag Goose. Read on for the full figures
The Tufted Duck was top of the league in April with 592 counted, closely followed by the Black-headed Gull with 496. Read on for the full figures.
By SarahP on June 5, 2014
A great opportunity to gain special access to Lagoon 2 with expert Andy Lear to learn about the unique flora that grows there
By Tim M
Thanks to funding from The Caterpillar Foundation there are now two artificial Sand Martin banks at the reserve. A generous donation from the Rutland Natural History Society has enabled the installation of a special live camera, viewable on a big screen within the Anglian Water Birdwatching Centre.