Some early work on the Reserve and flora & fauna

The Henge installed! November 2016.
The Henge installed! November 2016.
Jelly ear or wood ear - impersonating a seahorse?
Jelly ear or wood ear - impersonating a seahorse?
Velvet shank
Velvet shank
November 2016
November 2016
Mike Hughes testing for pollution and blue/green algae blooms - November 2016.
Mike Hughes testing for pollution and blue/green algae blooms - November 2016.
Planting bluebells, November 2016.
Planting bluebells, November 2016.
Construction of 'Dothill Pier' on Tee Lake.
Construction of 'Dothill Pier' on Tee Lake.
Taking shape.
Taking shape.
Finished - and being inspected by the swans!
February 2017.
Finished - and being inspected by the swans! February 2017.
Beautiful robin, by Jerry Williams.
Beautiful robin, by Jerry Williams.
History walk Sept 2017.
History walk Sept 2017.
Wellingtonia against lovely blue sky
Wellingtonia against lovely blue sky
Friends removing some old ironwork fencing
Friends removing some old ironwork fencing
Common buzzard
Common buzzard
Launching 2nd island on Tee Lake, July 2017.
Launching 2nd island on Tee Lake, July 2017.
Frosty fronds
Frosty fronds
Frogspawn
Frogspawn
Lovely cowslip pic, taken by Ian Rogerson.
Lovely cowslip pic, taken by Ian Rogerson.
Common toads, doing what comes naturally!
Common toads, doing what comes naturally!
Carrion crows
Carrion crows
Native daffodils by the Henge
Native daffodils by the Henge
Common toad
Common toad
Henge with canopy
Henge with canopy
Common blue damselfly
Common blue damselfly
April 2017 path tidying - before ...
April 2017 path tidying - before ...
.... and after. Good job, Keith!
.... and after. Good job, Keith!
The Co-op in Roden Close kindly displayed a donations box for us. A big thank you to them and to everyone who made a donation.
The Co-op in Roden Close kindly displayed a donations box for us. A big thank you to them and to everyone who made a donation.
Even seedheads have a kind of beauty
Even seedheads have a kind of beauty
Vole (small mammal survey 2016).
Vole (small mammal survey 2016).
Shrew (small mammal survey 2016).
Shrew (small mammal survey 2016).
Path restoration - Sept 2017.
Path restoration - Sept 2017.

Latest comments

29.10 | 09:14

Wellington UDC Sewage Works were just beyond the end of the blocks going north.
https://maps.nls.uk/geo/explore/side-by-side/#zoom=17.3&lat=52.71466&lon=-2.53383&layers=193&right=BingHyb

04.10 | 18:40

I think a water pipe or sewage pipe was supported on those blocks many years ago, they look pre war.

28.04 | 15:50

A big thank you to all you wonderful volunteers, what an amazing paradise you have developed.

03.04 | 14:38

What are the large concrete blocks that are along one of the paths in nature reserve walk please

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