This weekend is the RSPB's Big Garden Bird Watch (https://ww2.rspb.org.uk/get-involved/activities/birdwatch) where you can help to collect vital information about the bird life in our gardens and outdoor spaces. It is simple to do and a great activity to inspire future conservationists. So with this in mind I have come up with a few birdwatching tips … Continue reading Birdwatching games
This Sunday it is Squirrel Appreciation Day (21st January) so this week is all about celebrating this wonderful creature. Photo: DK find out! Squirrel stalking To truly appreciate the squirrel you need to see it. We have 2 species in the Uk, the native red squirrel and the non native grey squirrel. The reds are … Continue reading Celebrating squirrels!
Have you ever wondered who or what you share your outdoor space with? Finding footprints is a one way to find out and they can tell you a lot about what they get up too. Finding footprints: This time of year there is usually plenty of mud about and maybe even some snow, both of … Continue reading Footprint forensics
Happy new year to you all! Have you or your children got resolutions this year? We have come up with wishes instead and we have given these to the fairies so they can help them come true. If you are not into fairies then you could plant your wishes under a tree, seed or bulb … Continue reading Fairy wishes for the new year