30 Days Wild: Day 10 – Sydenham Hill Wood

On the first and third Sundays of the month, The London Wildlife Trust hold volunteer workdays at Sydenham Hill Wood.  I’ve volunteered with the wildlife trust for around 2 years now and try to go to these workdays as often as I can!  It just so happens, that Day 10 of 30 days wild falls […]

30 Days Wild – A Beginning in Belgium

June 1st is my birthday and, coincidentally, also marks the star of the Wildlife Trust’s 30 days wild campaign. The concept of the campaign is simple. Challenge yourself to do something wild (nature-wise, not teenage rebellion style) every day for 30 days. Sounds simple right? Well, when you live and work in the heart of […]

The Big Butterfly Count 2016

Now in its 6th year running, If you haven’t heard of the Big Butterfly Count, it’s exactly as it sounds – a large scale butterfly count! The aim is to encourage people around the country to count butterflies in their local area over July and August and submit the results. The end results (total numbers) […]

Hedgehog Awareness Week

My blog has been quiet recently for various reasons, but I am starting back up again with regular posts and what better way to start again, than with hedgehog awareness week. Last year, a poll released in the BBC wildlife magazine found hedgehogs to be Britain’s favourite species, a wildlife emblem for our country if […]