Heron fishing as river thaws




Our local Heron grabs a chance to feed as the icy waters of the Eden start to flow again. Over four weeks of below freezing temperatures … [Read more...]




Frozen rivers as low temperatures continue in UK




Temperatures of  minus 15 deg Centigrade have now become almost a regular occurrence and this is causing our rivers and waterways to … [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...]




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...]