Pictures: London Wetland Centre

Today is World Wetlands Day, the London Wetlands Centre has unveiled a newly refurbished Headley Discovery Hide, which is fully kitted out to help anyone new to wildlife-watching. Visitors at the centre can enjoy a bird ID guide, binoculars and telescopes.

Asian short-clawed otter Credit: Wildfowl & Wetlands Trust

Visitors to London Wetland Centre watched animals and birds, including teal, wigeon, lapwing, redshank and a kestrel