Latest News - Richard Spowage

5 Mar 2020

February 2020 – Reserve

Reserve |

Our Reserve Manager, Richard, discusses the latest on the reserve; with topsy turvy weather and water levels fluctuating. Find out more about what has been happening on the reserve this month...

6 Feb 2020

January 2020 – Reserve

Birds |

Our Reserve Manager, Richard, discusses the latest on the reserve; with heavy rainfall and duck numbers fluctuating. Find out more about what has been happening on the reserve this month...

31 Jan 2020

World Wetlands Day 2020

Conservation |

To highlight the global significance of this habitat, our conservation experts here have written a blog to explain the challenges wetland habitats face and the part that our team plays in conserving wetlands.

9 Jan 2020

December 2019 – Reserve

Birds |

Our Reserve Manager, Richard, discusses the latest on the reserve; with spectacular sightings of birds of prey and high water levels resulting in fluctuating duck numbers. Find out more about what has been happening on the reserve this month...

5 Dec 2019

November 2019 – Reserve

Reserve |

Our Reserve Manager, Richard, discusses the hive of activity our Wader Scrape has had this November, with increasing numbers of Wigeon, and migratory birds flocking over. Find out more about what has been happening on the reserve this month...

5 Dec 2019

Winter birding in North Norfolk

Birds |

Our Reserve Manager, Richard Spowage discusses the abundance of migratory birds that flock to North Norfolk during the winter months, from oystercatcher to red knot, Richard highlights the birds to look out for this winter...

8 Nov 2019

October 2019 – Reserve

Reserve |

Our Reserve Manager, Richard, discusses the work carried out across the reserve this autumn, as well as the species spotted by both our visitors and wardens.

4 Oct 2019

September 2019 – Reserve

Reserve |

Our Reserve Manager, Richard, discusses the developments across the reserve, as well as the latest sightings in this look back on September...

19 Apr 2019

Bat Management at Pensthorpe

Conservation |

Our Reserve Manager Richard looks at how we manage the native species of bat that call Pensthorpe home...