• Number One for Breeding Waders!

    26 Jun 2014

    Our island on Number One pit is proving to be one of the most important areas in the country for breeding waders! The island (below) has been a nursery for a remarkable number of birds over spring. Avocet, curlew, redshank, ringed plover, little ringed plover, oystercatcher and lapwing have all bred on the island. Another […]

  • Brock-ing all over the world!

    06 Jun 2014

    Brockholes has become a leading light for wetland nature reserves all over the world! We are being used as an example of how to develop a wetland centre in every corner of the globe – including places as diverse as China, Canada and the UAE. Our floating Visitor Village is being used as a worldwide […]