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Competition Time

It is three months today since Get Your Boots On was released, to celebrate this over on Twitter and Facebook I’m hosting a competition Twitter Facebook #Competition time! I will be sending out a FREE signed copy of Get Your … Continue reading

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Letters from Young Naturalists

This week I went to visit a class of young naturalists in a Primary school in Oxford. They were an amazing group of children full of enthusiasm and knowledge. Each one either brought in an object for the Nature Table … Continue reading

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Owls

Around my local patch I get 4 different types of owls. Barn owl, Tawny owl, Little owl and Short- eared owl. Over the past couple of weeks both a Barn owl and two Little owls have been very visible. Five … Continue reading

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Young wildlife ambassadors panel

I spent last weekend up in Preston at this years Badger Trust conference. It was a great chance to meet up with people from other Badger Groups from around the country and listen to some interesting speakers. Over two days … Continue reading

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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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