Monthly Archives: June 2017

Day 28 – mini beast hunt

Mini beasts often go unnoticed, but they are easy to find if you take the time to stop and look. Here are a few I found in about 10 minutes. The Meadow Brown is one of the most common and … Continue reading

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Day 27 – Badger talk at Wytham woods

This evening Oxon Badger Group held an evening of Badger watching and a speakers panel. Mark Avery, Dominic Dyer, Hugh Warwick and Caspar Henderson hosted by Charlie Moores spent an interesting hour discussing nature writing. In turn each author spoke about why … Continue reading

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Day 26 – Sundial

It is nearly the end of 30 Days Wild and since the beginning I’ve been meaning to have a go with a sundial kit I was given. I’m not exactly sure if it worked but at least the other sundial … Continue reading

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Day 25 – The Great British Bee Count

Friends of the Earth are running The Great British Bee Count from 19th May to 30th June this year as a way to record and learn more about the different species. https://www.foe.co.uk/bee-count There is an easy app to download to … Continue reading

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Day 24 – A different perspective

As humans we nearly always look at things from 5 to 6 feet tall, for Day 24 of 30 Days Wild I walked around the woods taking photos from different angles. Looking through the grass at a badgers eye view, … Continue reading

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Day 23 – Listen to wildlife

Standing at my kitchen door I often listen to sounds of wildlife after dark, from Tawny owls calling, foxes chattering, deers barking, badgers churring and the snuffling of hedgehogs. For day 23 of 30 Days Wild I thought I would … Continue reading

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Day 22 – How many flowers in an acre

For Day 22 of 30 Days Wild my sister and I challenged each other to see how many different flowers we could find in an acre, in the field next door to our house. I’m sure we missed quite a … Continue reading

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