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...]