Category: <span>RSPB Minsmere</span>

Minsmere’s Amazing Adders

It was a bright, sunny day in early spring and we were on a morning walk in search of Minsmere’s amazing adders, Britain’s only venomous snake native to the UK. After watching last years BBC Springwatch programme, where they managed to track a number of the snakes, it seemed a good place to look. A…


Lapland Bunting & Butterflies

Early last Sunday morning found me arriving at Minsmere, RSPB reserve in Suffolk. The weather was perfect, no wind, bright skies and the promise of some early Autumn migrants, possible even a Lapland Bunting. At the first hide there was one or two distant views of Herons and Mute Swans. Then from the back of the…