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Wildlife boat trip - Walton Backwaters

Saturday 29th February 12.00-2.00pm wildlife boat trip
(£16 per person). We’ll be joining Tony Haggis again for a 2-hour boat trip around the beautiful Walton Backwaters. Meet in the car park at Titchmarsh Marina in Walton on the Naze CO14 8SL at 11.45am. From Kirby Road (B1024) turn into Coles Lane (signed for Titchmarsh Marina and Harbour Lights restaurant) and drive to the car park at the far end (it’s a long narrow lane with speed bumps!). Maximum 12 places so please book early to avoid disappointment. Please bring plenty or warm, weatherproof clothing!
Species we’ll be hoping to see include: waders (including avocet, golden and grey plover, black tailed godwit), wildfowl (including brent geese, wigeon, teal, red breasted merganser), peregrine, marsh harrier, hen harrier and merlin possible, Mediterranean gull; common seal. Scarcer species such as eider, scoter, divers possible.
Booking in advance please