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Forest school, Day 13 of 30 Days Wild

For Day 13 of 30 Days Wild I went back to my Primary school to talk about 30 Days Wild. It was really nice to be invited back and to see some of my ex-teachers especially the one who encouraged … Continue reading

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30 Days Wild – Day 4 – Watching A Spider Catch Its Prey

Labyrinth Spider catching its prey When watching wildlife I unfortunately often tend to overlook the tiny things like this Labyrinth Spider. Labyrinth Spiders (Agelena labyrinthica) can grow up to 18mm long and can be found in the months of June … 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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Struggles and inspirations in the wildlife world.

Sometimes it can be quite disheartening to constantly read about the state of wildlife around the world. Each time I read through social media it is easy to feel helpless, so many animals are being persecuted, or attacked, killed or … Continue reading

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Oxford Festival of Nature, Day four – 30 Days Wild

This is the second year I have been to Oxford’s Festival of Nature, Wild Fair, held at Oxford University Museum of Natural History. The Wild Fair is run by Bucks, Berks and Oxon Wildlife Trust and is in the middle … Continue reading

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Earth worm survey

Over the next few weeks Earthworm Watch are inviting members of the public to take part in a survey to find out how healthy the soil is in the UK. Earthworms are extremely important to UK soils because they keep … Continue reading

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