Minsmere

Minsmere

Minsmere
Explore, discover and enjoy nature at Minsmere. There's always something exciting to inspire a return visit to Suffolk's natural treasure.
Latest blog posts
  • Species of the week: sheep's sorrel

    You only need to enjoy a quick walk around the reserve to enjoy the spectacle of this week's species of the week from our 70 species to spot at Minsmere challenge: sheep's-sorrel. Look at any of our grassy areas, and you'll soon see the...
  • A hairy day!

    It was another lovely sunny day today, but it was rather chilly out on the reserve in a blustery northerly wind. Nevertheless, there were plenty of insects on the wing, especially if you could find a sheltered south-facing spot, out of the wind. Insects...
  • Species of the week: highland cattle (and friends)

    Apologies that our species of the week blog is a day late again this week - I was meeting a new journalist yesterday to introduce him to the amazing wildlife at Minsmere, before giving to a talk to the RSPB Norwich local group in the evening. Like last...
  • Roadworks - week beginning Monday 14 May

    I'm sure many of you will be planning to visit Minsmere next week, possibly more than once in some cases. Therefore, I thought that we should warn you that might experience some delays or diversions due to various roadworks that are anticipated next...
  • Species of the week: bluebell

    Our weekly series focusing on a star species to look for continues the colour theme of my last blog by looking at one the UK's most popular flowers: the bluebell. This is only the second time in this series that I've picked a species that is not...
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