We hope to do some more work on Pytchley Marsh, there are some more trees to be felled. This is planned for the week commencing 10th March as we need to finish before the birds start to nest. We are seeking funding for this which will then bring in here the new regularly seen species. It has been great to see Redpoll and Grey Wagtails regularly in the Cutting recently and several sightings of the Kingfisher have been reported on the Marsh.
We are purchasing wildflower plug plants and seed which will likely be planted during April or May. The new scrapes we’ve done recently will hopefully have some frogs in very soon. Keep your eyes and ears open.
Later this year we are hoping to find funding to scrape out the Station pools.
Here’s one frog this week –