2020 Annual Wildlife Report now available online

Our 2020 Annual Wildlife Report, which gathers together all of the wildlife sightings and records over the whole of 2020 at Paxton Pits, Little Paxton village and in the surrounding area, is now available online. We want to extend our huge thanks to everyone involved in surveying and pulling together this report during this most… Read More

Bird ringing report 2019

Derek Gruar introduces the 2019 report from the bird ringing and monitoring that takes place at Paxton Pits The British Trust for Ornithology (BTO) has used Constant Effort Site (CES) bird ringing to monitor the abundance, breeding success and survival of 24 common breeding songbirds since 1986. Paxton Pits Nature Reserve is one of over… Read More

Bird ringing news, September 2019

An update from our regular bird ringing team. Three extra ringing sessions were carried out in September after the end of our normal annual monitoring programme. With no strict methodological constraints, we could set nets at different times of the day (no 4am alarm calls!). As these sessions came after the breeding season had finished,… Read More