Bird watching

Lancashire is renowned for its birds and wildlife. The wide variety of landscape from the moorlands of the Forest of Bowland to the sands of Morecambe Bay, makes it home to world famous breeding grounds. Spot a hen harrier in Bowland or a red throated diver in the Irish Sea, what ever time of the year you visit, Lancashire is a twitchers paradise.

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Leighton Moss Nature Reserve

Leighton Moss Nature Reserve is the largest reed bed in north-west England and home to many special breeds...
Bird Watching in the Forest of Bowland

The Forest of Bowland Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) is a special place for upland birds thanks...
Martin Mere Wildfowl & Wetland Trust

Martin Mere Wildfowl and Wetlands Trust near Southport is home to over 100 species of rare and endangered...