Monthly Archives: January 2016

Trail camera Badgers and Deers

A trail camera is a great way to find out what is going on in your garden when you are not around. I have a Little Acorn and a Bushnell trail camera, both are triggered by motion and can be … Continue reading

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Getting ready for the Big Garden Bird Watch

On 30th and 31st January the RSPB Bird Garden Bird Watch takes place. You can order a pack from the RSPB website. It is a great way for you to help the RSPB by recording all the birds and mammals … Continue reading

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Finally confirmed H3 is still around

It has been three months since I have been able to positively identify H3, until over the weekend when I spotted her in a nearby field where I’m glad to say she is alive and healthy. Up until October I … Continue reading

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Catching up around my local patch

The weekend was spent wandering around my local patch catching up with all the wildlife. The Roe deers were where they normally sit in the early afternoon, tucked away in behind the brambles. Near to where the deers were I … Continue reading

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Wildsounds

Back in November I entered the RSPB Wildsound competition. The idea was to record 30 seconds of sounds of nature. I thought about lots of different sounds I could do but I hadn’t yet decided, when one evening at the … Continue reading

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Mouse in the house

Last night we put the trail camera in the cupboard under the kitchen sink and this little Wood mouse appeared. It is probably a Wood mouse as it has a white underside and brown on top, where as House mice are … Continue reading

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Last day of the Christmas break

I’ve been making the most of the last few days of the Christmas holidays by walking around my local patch. The River Thames is high and further upstream at Newbridge it has broken its banks. The remains of an ancient thatched … Continue reading

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