Tag Archives: Badgers

Day 16 – Early evening walk and badgers

It’s Friday, the last day of Springwatch Unsprung and a must because the brilliant Dara, fellow blogger and wildlife enthusiast is on. Make sure you check out his blog here https://youngfermanaghnaturalist.com/ By 7.30pm the air was slightly cooler and with no … Continue reading

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30 Days Wild – Day 3 – Wild Fair

Oxford Festival of Nature For Day 3 of 30 Days Wild I spent some time at the Oxford Festival of Nature Wild Fair, both visiting and working on the Oxfordshire Badger group stall. There was so much to do from identifying caterpillars … Continue reading

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Badger watching at Wytham Woods.

Oxfordshire Mammal Group runs various educational events throughout the year. Yesterday was an afternoon of looking and learning about signs of Badgers, followed by an evening of Badger watching in Wytham Woods. Wytham Woods is located just outside Oxford and owned … Continue reading

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Easter Holidays

It’s the last day of the Easter holidays. I’ve not been too far off my local patch as my sister is revising for her GCSE’s, but we did have a trip out to Westonbirt Arboretum. Not much wildlife but it … Continue reading

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Spring Equinox

Spring Equinox, the time when the hours of day and night are equal and in the Northern hemisphere it marks the first day of the astronomical Spring. Although with todays wind and rain, together with the forecast of colder weather … Continue reading

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Signs of Spring 2017

Something has changed in the air. Imbolc has passed and there are signs of Spring beginning to appear. Snowdrops are emerging in the garden, while out in the wood Bluebell shoots are breaking through the leaf litter, Primroses are growing … Continue reading

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Petition against the Badger cull

Wildlife TV presenter and cameraman Simon King set up an online petition to end the Badger cull instead of expanding in to new areas. As I write this the petition stands at 88,712. It needs 100,000 to be considered for … Continue reading

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