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Oct 122017
 

Here is the latest news from the RSPB team at Dungeness: Reserve News Updates Autumn Work Programme We now have our long-reach excavator on site which marks the start of our annual deep water and damp sand scraping across the reserve. This clears old and rank vegetation in and around water bodies, making way for […]

 Posted by on 12 October 2017 at 1:10 pm
Sep 172017
 

here is the latest news from RSPB Dungeness: Reserve News Updates Summer Work Programme One of the biggest projects our reserve has seen for a long time has just finished. Over the last six weeks we have been undertaking work on Burrowes Pit to raise the heights of the islands. The ‘Re-tern project’ has increased […]

 Posted by on 17 September 2017 at 11:33 am
Aug 122017
 

Here is the latest news from Dungeness: Reserve News Updates Summer Work Programme One of the biggest projects our reserve has seen for a long time is underway. We are undertaking work on Burrowes Pit to raise the heights of the islands. The ‘Re-tern project’ aims to increase the island heights and shape them accordingly […]

 Posted by on 12 August 2017 at 9:48 am
Jul 152017
 

Here is the latest news from RSPB Dungeness: Reserve News Updates Summer Work Programme Summer is here which means a lot of fast growing vegetation and a lot of trail maintenance for our Warden team. Mowing paths, cutting back bramble and keeping on top of the Discovery Area have been a few of the things […]

 Posted by on 15 July 2017 at 1:04 pm
May 222017
 
Broadwater Warren Bioblitz

Broadwater Warren is celebrating its 10 year anniversary this year, as part of a programme of events they are hoping to carry out a Bioblitz to celebrate and record what species can be found on the reserve. They are looking for help to survey and record what species are calling Broadwater Warren home.  The event will […]

 Posted by on 22 May 2017 at 8:56 pm
May 152017
 

Here is the latest news update from Dungeness RSPB: Reserve News Updates Spring Work Programme Breeding bird surveys are underway with all of our Warden team up at the crack of dawn (literally) to survey our birds on the reserve. We use these surveys to get an understanding of which species of birds breed here […]

 Posted by on 15 May 2017 at 5:16 pm
Apr 232017
 

Here is the latest news from the Dungeness RSPB team: Reserve News Updates Spring Work Programme New fences are being put up around the fields and the electric fence is being monitored and maintained to help protect our ground nesting birds in the fields. Last month, lots of scrub clearance was undertaken on the islands in […]

 Posted by on 23 April 2017 at 8:57 pm