Lincolnshire through the seasons

Seasonal wildlife

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Lincolnshire through the seasons

There's always a wildlife experience to be had, whatever the weather! Discover the best places to see seasonal wildlife in Lincolnshire throughout the year.

Spring

From the gradual arrival of migrant birds to the unrolling of bluebell carpets - spring is a great unfolding story when everything seems possible. 

Bluebell woods

Experience

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Wetland birds

Experience

Jamie Hall

Summer

Summer is a time of colour. By day, colours zip and dart along the waterside as kingfishers and dragonflies go about their business of hunting. Butterflies flit between flowers and reptiles bask in the sun.

Butterflies

Experience

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Wildflower meadows

Experience

Lianne de Mello

Autumn

For many plants, insects and some mammals, autumn is a time of slowing down. Discover where to see the spectacular colours of autumn and experience autumn wildlife near you.

Autumn woodlands

Experience

Paul Hobson

Fungi

Discover

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Winter

It’s the toughest time of year, but even at this, the darkest, coldest and least promising time of year, life goes on. Discover where to see starlings gather in murmurations, winter waders collecting at the coast and grey seal colonies hauling out this winter.

Seal pups

Experience

Tom Marshall

Starling murmurations

Experience

Becky Jordan (@becksterjordan)

Winter Waders

Discover

Geoff Trinder

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