Archive of: Wetland 2

  • Wonderful Waders

    Wonderful Waders

    Wading birds come in all sort of size and shape.

  • Avocets return

    Avocets return

    In the last few weeks some familiar friends have returned to Rye Harbour in good numbers for the nesting season.​

  • Denizens of the Dark

    Denizens of the Dark

    At this time of the year there is always much excitement around the appearance of the first bumblebee or the first butterfly, and why not?

  • February 2020 - Rye Harbour wildlife

    February 2020 - Rye Harbour wildlife

    Despite the fairly dreadful weather during February, this month did see several signs of the oncoming spring on the reserve.

  • Beaver back in Sussex

    Beaver back in Sussex

    After an absence of over 400 years, the beaver is coming back to Sussex.

  • Glassworts


    they are a flowering plant with what must be the smallest of flowers.

  • December 2019 - Rye Harbour Wildlife

    December 2019 - Rye Harbour Wildlife

    It was good to see a Smew on the reserve this month, with a ‘redhead’ (i.e. female or immature) present on the Quarry from the 9th until the end of the month.