Archive of: Barry Yates

  • Patchwork Challenge

    Patchwork Challenge

    ​PWC is a friendly competition between patch birders which has been running since 2013. Late Spring Update

  • Environment Matters

    Environment Matters

    The decisions our government makes on funding, policy and priorities, affects our environment and our everyday lives. Please make sure that the people looking for your support know how much the environment means to you.

  • Destination Sussex

    Destination Sussex

    Bird migration is an amazing phenomenon of fuelling, endurance, navigation and timing. And nearly all birds seen in Sussex undertake these dangerous journeys

  • Amazing Builders

    Amazing Builders

    During the recent calm weather the shore has been littered with the delicate tubes built by marine worms

  • Spiral Flowers

    Spiral Flowers

    There are two different spiral flowers out at Rye Harbour at the moment…

  • Autumn Waders

    Autumn Waders

    ​Wading birds come in different shapes and sizes, showing adaptations to their special feeding styles

  • Pip, Pip, Pip - Hooray

    Pip, Pip, Pip - Hooray

    ​Last night was a bright moonlit night and at Castle Water part of Rye Harbour nature reserve we went in search of a very special pipistelle bat - the Nathusius’ pipistrelle, the largest of our THREE pipistrelle species