Wildlife

A world of wildlife awaits at London Wetland Centre. With a variety of habitats on offer, there's always a star species on show. Check the latest sightings and find out how to make the most of London's wildlife.

Winter at London Wetland Centre

Winter is a brilliant time to visit the reserve. Nationally significant numbers of gadwall, shoveler, wigeon and teal spend the season with us. We’re also lucky enough to have bitterns on site, an elusive member of the Heron family.

Nature reserve

London Wetland Centre is an award-winning urban wetland nature reserve. Its unique blend of habitats attracts a stunning mix of wildlife and birds from all corners of the globe.

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Latest sightings

Find out which species have made an appearance with our latest sightings, updated regularly by staff and volunteers.

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Wildlife guide

As the seasons change, so do the wild visitors. Find out what to see when with our Wildlife Guide.

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