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The National Trust for Jersey Wetland Centre

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Great for a bit of peace and to use the binoculars to see if you can spot any rare birds. Parking... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Oxfordshire, UK
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Birding in Comfort

This reserve is ideally located overlooking St Ouen's Pond, with parking conveniently just across... read more

Reviewed 20 August 2018
Romsey, United Kingdom
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“marsh harrier”(4 reviews)
The National Trust for Jersey Wetland Centre is perfectly situated overlooking La Mare au Seigneur (St Ouen's Pond) SSI nature reserve and acts as both a state-of-the-art bird hide as well as a wetland interpretation centre.
La Grande Route des Mielles, St Peter JE3 7FN
+44 1534 483193
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great for a bit of peace and to use the binoculars to see if you can spot any rare birds. Parking over the road and it’s open quite long hours.

Thank JerseyGirl1981
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A protected area for wildlife and plants. We enjoyed a gentle saunter and relaxed as we explored this well preserved habitat

Thank I H
Reviewed 20 August 2018

This reserve is ideally located overlooking St Ouen's Pond, with parking conveniently just across the road and a good place for refreshment adjacent. The centre is well positioned, with good views over the pond and the scrape just in front of the hide. Some less...More

Thank Littletonmike
Reviewed 29 July 2018

We spent about an hour here and saw a March Harrier and a number of breeds of wildfowl in the centre. Unfortunately we had to leave when a couple brought their noisy children who managed to shout sand scare the birds away. We went to...More

Thank Russell S
Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

Visited with my partner on Wednesday 18th July at approx 4.00pm. It is advertised as open 7am - 7pm. But is was all locked up. We rang the bell at the door, to no avail. We had travelled by hire car from St Helier. Not...More

Thank Keith H
Reviewed 17 July 2018

Got the bus from St Brelades and was there within 30 minutes. What a place it is, go through the doors donwn the slope and there is a viewing area to look out of. I was very lucky to see a Marsh Harrior fly over...More

Thank Sue H
Reviewed 5 July 2018

Outstanding if you love wildlife. A trip to the main centre and bird hide is well worth it to see some of the interesting waterbird found on St Ouen's Pond. Make sure you take your binoculars (even though some are provided). Intend to spend at...More

Thank Bethcar31
Reviewed 22 June 2018 via mobile

We're big bird watchers and when ever we're in Jersey we go to the Wetland centre in St Ouens. We were delighted to see a Marsh Harrier hunting for prey. Crows got together and mobbed him, not that it did any good. ☺ It's always...More

Thank Rob W
Reviewed 17 June 2018

I’ve noticed the sign for Jersey Wetlands but never visited. It’s well worth stopping and having a look, we saw lots of wildlife and were only there an hour.

Thank vacationgirl58
Reviewed 1 June 2018

Would highly recommend a visit here, I watched Marsh Harriers Sky dance and soar, at times feet above me, lots to see in this area

Thank SJBScotland
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