RSPB Blacktoft Sands near Goole Hosts Birding Open Day
The magical marshlands of RSPB Blacktoft Sands will host an RSPB Open Day on Sunday June 16. This annual event is the perfect chance for locals of all ages to visit and enjoy the amazing wildlife of the Humber.
Attendees will get an insight into the wonderful work taking place at Blacktoft Sands to create a home for nature. It is the ideal place to see many iconic species at their best, such as marsh harriers performing aerial food passing displays, reed and sedge warblers raising their young and water voles feeding by the hides.
Activities for young wildlife adventurers will be on offer throughout the day from fun crafts to bug hunts and homemade cakes and refreshments will be provided by the local village hall committee.
The open day will run from 10am-4pm and entry is free for all.
RSPB Blacktoft Sands is located 9 miles east of Goole on the south side of the River Ouse near the village of Ousefleet at postcode DN14 8HR.