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17 September 2014
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Migrating Birds | Snettisham

Snettisham - thousands of Knot.
Image - RSPB Images/Chris Gomersall.

The North Norfolk coast is always a good birding site, but in the autumn it is a place you mustn't miss especially the 10 mile stretch of coast between Snettisham on the Wash to Titchwell facing the North Sea.

All along this coast there are great opportunities to look for migrating birds.

Isles of Scilly

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The Scillly Isles are an archipelago of some 150 islands and rocks. Their position makes them great for birding.



  • Bardsey is nationally and internationally important for wildlife especially migrating birds in the autumn.

"Lots of animals are on the move during autumn. Some, like deer, travel small distances, from uplands to more sheltered ground…


"Others are super trans-continental long-haul travellers. In the UK this means we get the chance to witness some great spectacles involving literally thousands of migrating birds."

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