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...]




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...]




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...]




Sand lizards released back to the wild on Merseyside




Eighty sand lizards have been released as part of a project to protect the species in Merseyside, North West England. The sand lizard is, according … [Read more...]




Stories from the fells-The Cumbria Landscape Story




Cumbria Wildlife Trust is looking for people to help tell the story of the Lake District's high fells and bring alive the history of the iconic … [Read more...]




Beetle Dress returns home to Kent




Over £50,000 has been raised to help restore a dress decorated with real beetle wings. Following a fundraising campaign, 1,300 hours of … [Read more...]




High Fell – The Cumbria Landscape Story




A wildlife trust in Cumbria has secured lottery money to enable it to record memories of the Lakeland fells. Cumbria Wildlife Trust has secured … [Read more...]




UK Met Office wants your help




The UK based Met Office wants your help  as part of a new project to monitor the weather. WOW - the Weather Observations Website - will allow … [Read more...]




Hay meadow survey




Recent years have seen a decline in traditional hay meadows by over 90% in the U.K. This decline has occurred due to changes in meadow management … [Read more...]




Woodland Trust Photography Competition




Enter your photos in the first Nature Detectives national photography competition for children, for the chance to win a digital camera. The overall … [Read more...]