Check out all the recent sightings from right across the reserve. Add your own too.
Whats happening on site
Planning a visit and want to know the latest goings on across the site including what work the RSPB are doing in case it affects your visit, check it out below.
Explore the Nature
Browse the galleries and witness what great wildlife live on the reserve through your images.
Purple Hairstreak – John Price
Delve into our history
From the dark ages to the 12th century or the coal mining to the resurrection of the reserve explore through time and learn how Fairburn Ings was created.
Wildlife over the years.
Here you are able to browse through the wildlife that has been recorded over the many years Fairburn has been a nature reserve.
Clouded Yellows to Meadow Browns.
Dragonflies and damselfies
Migrant Hawkers to Banded Demoiselles
Red-rumped Swallow to Little Egrets
Fairburn Ings Bird Group
Hope you enjoy your visit here on the website and close with nature on the actual site.