Archives for October 2010

Caution – Don’t roast a hedgehog




A warning has gone out for anyone building a bonfire this Autumn to watch out for hedgehogs settling down to hibernate. Stacks of leaves, branches … [Read more...]




Autumn activities in Danby




A fun-filled half term is on offer  at The Moors National Park Centre, Danby with craft activities and a guided walk to look for signs of … [Read more...]




National Waxcap Survey




A call for countryside walkers to spot jewel-like fungi in the grasslands of Northumberland National Park Northumberland National Park is … [Read more...]




Autumnwatch is back




Autumnwatch returns to BBC TWO on Thursdays, from 7th October at 8.30pm to 9.30pm. The eight week series will document the natural history around … [Read more...]




Podcast: Fungi in the UK




Experts suggest that the UK has over 15,000 known species of fungi growing in the UK. Around 25 new species are found every year. Fungi play … [Read more...]