Archive of: Barry Yates

  • Old Photos

    Old Photos

    Old photographs of the Sussex countryside can sometimes tell a good story. This one from 1947…

  • Natural Velcro

    Natural Velcro

    Lesser Burdock is a tall plant of the daisy family that has flowers with hooks or burrs.

  • Wild and Domesticated Carrots

    Wild and Domesticated Carrots

    Wild Carrot (Daucus carota) has become a common flower of the grassland and some shingle areas of Rye Harbour Nature Reserve.

  • Let the train take the strain

    Let the train take the strain

    … was the 1988 slogan to encourage people to use trains, and 30 years later there is an even greater need to encourage the use of public transport.

  • Should I stay, or should I go?

    Should I stay, or should I go?

    Colder weather is coming very soon and the ground may not thaw for many days and so what will the Golden Plovers do?

  • Rye Harbour's Little Terns

    Rye Harbour's Little Terns

    ​If there is one species associated with Rye Harbour Nature Reserve it is the Little Tern

  • Breeding Birds at Rye Harbour

    Breeding Birds at Rye Harbour

    With more than 90 species of bird nesting at Rye Harbour it takes the SWT team a lot of time to determine numbers of pairs and breeding success every year.

  • Patchwork Challenge

    Patchwork Challenge

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

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