Hedgehogs by Pat Morris




Hedgehogs by Pat Morris is a refreshingly lighthearted book by the country's leading hedgehog expert.  Presenting scientific and down-to-earth … [Read more...]




UK Peatland Restoration Programme




The Million Hectare Challenge was announced in September by the IUCN UK Peatland Programme and its aims are to restore over one third of the peatland … [Read more...]




Nectarworks Bumblebee Project




The North Pennines could soon be buzzing with bumblebees thanks to a new project that aims to boost the amount of nectar-producing plants in the … [Read more...]




Great white egret nests in Somerset, UK




The great white egret, a species of heron, has nested for the first time in Britain, according to wildlife organisations. The nest site, at … [Read more...]




Exmoor ponies travel to South Downs reserve




Five Exmoor ponies will be spending their summer at the RSPB’s Broadwater Warren nature reserve helping to restore heathland. Over the next 6 … [Read more...]




Pen and ink drawings of Frank Armstrong on show




A new exhibition at the Dales Countryside Museum in Hawes features the work of roaming artist Frank Armstrong. Mr Armstrong, who died in 1967 at … [Read more...]




3000 holes appear in a National Trust’s Garden




Thousands of snowdrop bulbs are being planted at the National Trust’s Bodnant Garden in the Conwy Valley. More than 3000 holes are being dug across … [Read more...]




RSPB Big Garden Birdwatch this weekend!




Don't forget to take part in the 2012 RSPB’s Big Garden Birdwatch this weekend. The world’s largest wildlife survey - takes place on Saturday … [Read more...]




Abnormal Plumage Survey




Hundreds of birds with unusual marking have been reported in the BTO abnormal plumage survey. Across the country, householders have been seeing … [Read more...]




Don’t over trim your holly bush




It’s an age-old tradition – using fresh holly branches to adorn your table and give your home a festive look – but conservationists are warning that … [Read more...]