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Weather: Spring in the wetlands

Spring is in the air Photo: Washington Wetland Centre

The beginning of March signalled the start of spring, in meteorological terms at least.

We left behind a mild but wet February, hoping for drier conditions this month.

For our wetlands the rain was not a problem and the milder temperatures may have spurred on an early showing from our wildlife.

Ross Hutchinson spoke to Leanne McCormella from the Wetlands Trust.

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