Giant dragonfly found in north Cumbria




Measuring almost 10cm ( 5 inches) long, a green and black dragonfly has been spotted in woodland in north Cumbria. Initial research around the … [Read more...]




Otters on the River Eden




A boxing day walk along the river Eden in Carlisle and a unique chance to see one of our elusive riverside otters. There had been many … [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...]




Podcast: Frozen River in North Cumbria




Three weeks of sub zero temperatures in parts of the UK have led to rivers and large stretches of water to start freezing. In north Cumbria large … [Read more...]




Podcast – Dawn chorus




With the lighter mornings and the warmer temperatures the dawn chorus has returned to many parts of the UK. As the sun rises the chatter of … [Read more...]




Spring Arrives in Cumbria




The end of February has seen a very mild week with temperatures jumping from 4 to 10 degrees Celcius. Light breezes and spring sunshine have made … [Read more...]




Podcast: Put a red on your mp3 player …




Our third and final squirrel podcast in this series features a red squirrel eating from a feeder . Filmed early on a morning you could say he, … [Read more...]