The next generation

The first juvenile birds have been spotted and are starting to make their way in the world.

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June is the month of dragonflies!

With May over, our summer migrant birds have arrived and thoughts now turn to other emerging wildlife. June is the month of dragonflies on the Thames Basin Heaths Special Protection Area! Hobby and Silver-studded Blues also enter stage!

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The Return of the ethereal Nightjar

In the second in our warden wildlife update series we hear about the return of the ethereal Nightjar.

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Warden wildlife update

Read the first in a new series of weekly wildlife updates from the Thames Basin Heaths Special Protection Area.

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Woodlarks return to the heath

It may feel like the depth of winter, but the woodlarks are already looking to spring! Male woodlarks are now returning to the Thames Basin Heaths to setup their breeding territories. If lucky, visitors may hear his fluting song when out and about. S...

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