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Magnificent Mercia Marina

Long Eaton Natural History Society embark on a walk lead by landscaping and planting expert David Boddy. This guest blog is packed for of informatuion about flora and fauna and interesting facts about the history of this magnificent beauty spot...
June 19 Monday Wildlife at Mercia Marina Mercia Marina 1 mile from A50 & A38 Findern Lane, DE65 6DW, follow brown signs in Willington. Leader David Boddy Mercia Marina op… http://www.merciamarina.co.uk/news/blog/2015/06/magnificent-mercia-marina/

Creating a buzz for a wildlife weekend in a nature wonderland...

A review of the wildest weekend Mercia Marina has had... Mercia's Nature Society, Derbyshire Wildlife Trust, Burton Wildlife Rescue, Bumblebee Conservation Trust all made for an informative, nature rich weekend event at Mercia Marina...
Download the article Creating a buzz for a wildlife weekend in a nature wonderland... May 6th and 7th was literally a wild weekend at Derbyshire’s largest inland marina with th… http://www.merciamarina.co.uk/news/blog/2015/06/creating-buzz-wildlife-weekend-nature-wonderland/

Canada Goose

The ubiquitous Canada Goose now has a competitor at Mercia Marina! The pictures show an Asian Bar Headed Goose. Other than also being a goose, the similarity with Canada Geese end there! The Asian Bar Headed Geese are: 1. Very rare in the UK – only …
The ubiquitous Canada Goose now has a competitor at Mercia Marina! The pictures show an Asian Bar Headed Goose. Other than also being a goose, the similarity with Canada Geese … http://www.merciamarina.co.uk/news/blog/2015/03/canada-goose/

Canalside Wildflower Meadow and rare Bee Orchids

Last year we created Mercia’s first wildflower meadow. It’s changing beauty throughout the year as flowers died off and new ones came on, surprised and delighted us all. That Wildflower Meadow is already showing good promise for this summer. The pictur…
Canalside Wildflower Meadow and rare Bee Orchids   Last year we created Mercia’s first wildflower meadow. It’s changing beauty throughout the year as flowers died off and ne… http://www.merciamarina.co.uk/news/blog/2015/06/canalside-wildflower-meadow-and-rare-bee-orchids/

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