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A little bit of an update

I’ve not been at my computer much this week and Loch Leven NNR so I’m just getting round to doing a update about what’s been going on around the reserve this week. The duck flapping in the centre of the picture … Continue reading

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World Wetlands Day 2018

Loch Leven NNR – Worlds Wetlands Day 2018 February the 2nd is World Wetlands Day. It is the day we celebrate wetlands and their importance to us. Loch Leven is a recognised Ramsar site. A Ramsar site is an internationally … Continue reading

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Bingo-Master’s Break-Out!

The weather has made it quite an eventful week at Loch Leven NNR. But firstly my colleague Peter sent me this picture from 2010. The boat was stuck in the ice that winter. We’ve got off quite lightly this year. … Continue reading

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Snow

We’ve had a little snow at Loch Leven NNR. Not as much as other parts of Scotland. It’s been a pleasant wintry scene around here. We’ve had few visitors to enjoy it though. This lovely Grey Wagtail is still feeding … Continue reading

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First week back

  We’re back in the office at Loch Leven NNR. It’s been a quiet start to the new year.Great to be catching up with admin and starting to plan the next few weeks of work. Many apologies. I’d planned to … Continue reading

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Quick Update from around the reserve

We’ve been out of the office for a while at Loch Leven NNR. Many thanks or the guest blog from Craig Nisbet. We wish him all the best on Handa in the summer and I’m sure I’ll manage a visit … Continue reading

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Guest Blog – Craig Nisbet, Norwegian adventure and looking forward

Norway Expedition 2017 It’s been a while since my last contribution to this blog, but great to see that Jeremy and Gus have been keeping things ticking over nicely since my departure. A brief outline and pictures of my recent … Continue reading

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Winter is here

It’s all Change at Loch Leven National Nature Reserve. Last week it was just a cold brisk wind. Now it’s full on winter. I’m personally glad we’ve not had snow yet here. On Saturday a light breeze was keeping the … Continue reading

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Waxwings and Eagles

We’re now firmly into winter now at Loch Leven National Nature Reserve. Next week looks like being the coldest for a long while. Maybe even temperetures as low as -6 some days. Normally we’d expect the loch would freeze over. … Continue reading

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A quick update on a busy week

Once again it’s been a very busy week at LOCH LEVEN NATIONAL NATURE RESERVE. It’s also been very cold. Hope everybody had a fantastic St Andrews Day! The brisk north-westerly wind has stopped the Loch Leven freezing over. Parts of … Continue reading

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