Monthly Archives: February 2017

13th February 2017

13th February 2017 Members’ sightings included:- Redwing, Little Egret, Mallard, Moorhen, Brambling in Darlington: bullfinches at Tees Barrage; White Fronted Geese at RSPB Saltholme.  In Darlington, mammals such as Hedgehog and Mouse are slowly emerging with the promises of Spring around the corner. Writer:          Fleur E Miles

13th February 2017

13th February 2017  Caroline Found, Visitor Experience Manager, gave an excellent illustrated talk on RSPB Saltholme’s Washlands Project (SWAP). Since 21 January 2009, this site has been transformed from car dumping area to a fantastic wet and windy grassland haven for birds such as the Glossy Ibis. Avocet and Lapwing numbers have increased due to […]