The Wilden Marsh Blog


Sunrise: 05.59 Sunset: 08.18 I’m tripping over ground nests, eggs, goslings and ducklings on the marsh today, walking on eggs shells left by predators.

Sunrise: 07.24  Sunset: 04.22

Sunrise: 05.00 am   Sunset: 09.13pm

Sunrise 06.46 am      Sunset: 07.42 pm The Canada goose couple I photographed last week, after three sluice boards had been fitted, are still waiting for the water in the south pond to rise. It has risen six inches, and I think the geese are registering squatter’s rights.

28th March 23013                       Sunrise 05.51 am      Sunset: 06.38 pm The UK bird nesting season started on March 1st and ends 31st July. It’s time to raise the  marsh water levels to attract the wading birds. The first of the south marsh sluice boards were fitted yesterday, and more are to be installed next week. The Canada geese have already noticed… Read More