Category Archives: UK Wildlife

A Sussex farm where nature runs wild

I saw this excerpt in The Week recently. It is a great illustration of what can be done with forethought and careful management. I would love and plan to visit when the opportunity arises. Buy the book – I have: … Continue reading

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Martens to curb grey squirrels in UK?

I saw this interesting article in The Week recently “Britain’s red squirrels have been in decline ever since grey squirrels was introduced from North America in the 1870s – but now research suggests they could be saved by another threatened … Continue reading

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Media Hyperbole

How to sell newspapers: http://www.discoverwildlife.com/british-wildlife/wildlife-scare-stories?utm_source=AppleNews&utm_medium=referral&utm_campaign=AppleNews If the press, in this case UK’s Dailies: Express, Mail and Telegraph, contrive to twist the facts to sell newspapers, what do they do with the serious stuff?  That’s a rhetorical question; we all know … Continue reading

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The Result You Have All Been Waiting For….

UK’s Top Tree! http://www.telegraph.co.uk/gardening/plants/trees/11232099/Robin-Hood-oak-named-tree-of-the-year.html Damn! I voted for the Yew

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Starling Murmurations – Love ’em!

RT @_BTO #Starling murmurations captured by @OwenHumphreys1 http://t.co/FaV839UZ0F via @guardianeco – wow! pic.twitter.com/6zYn4Ga483 — Cheshire WT (@CheshireWT) November 6, 2014

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Bewicks Arrive at Slimbridge

http://www.surfbirds.com/community-blogs/blog/2014/11/06/the-wait-is-over-latest-arriving-swans-since-1969-touchdown-for-winter/?utm_source=twitterfeed&utm_medium=twitter

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10 species of wildlife in danger in UK

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/earth/wildlife/11129407/Ten-British-wildlife-species-in-danger-in-pictures.html?frame=endScreen

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