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October: Amazing Autumn

Made in October 2011 [VIDEOS], three great things to look out for this month:  acorn crazy Jays, Rutting Fallow Deer & fun looking Fungi! πŸ₯œ 🦌 πŸ„ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GeR-IWdG31o https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fjILAn8uIxc https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XuE0I27dGQI Apologies for the inaccuracies in the Fungi video; pronunciation of hallucinogenic and apparently you can eat  Amethyst Deceivers - but it is better to be safe than… Continue reading October: Amazing Autumn

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Eurasian Nuthatch

On 28th March (2018) I was out walking with my mum, when I spotted a couple of Nuthatches on the edge of a wood where we were just about to walk through, and I happened to notice that one of them was putting mud around a hole in a tree, as its nest is in… Continue reading Eurasian Nuthatch

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Wildlife in August

A lot of birds are quieting down now, but Yellowhammers 🐀 are continuing to sing away!  Plus this is another great month for seeing some beautiful Butterflies! πŸ¦‹  (The videos below were made a few years ago) https://youtu.be/bjo0V4ArOSc  https://youtu.be/JFYCvZzwJpw  https://youtu.be/QA4ZW4o4mDw  Thanks for visiting! 😊

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Wildlife in July

Summer is a great time to see Butterflies, thanks to Buddleja growing just about anywhere, you can see these beautiful creatures in urban places as well as suburban and rural. Below are three short videos acting as a guide to the Butterflies of High Summer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ohOtIUMIpu0 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AcId8CmWDRY https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a5oOeZmcaTM Thanks for visiting! πŸ™‚

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Wildlife in May

A few years ago I made a series of short videos which were featured on the Reader's Digest Magazine website, entitled Wildlife Monthly. Β  Each month I produced 3 videos around a minute or more, detailing flora and fauna (mainly fauna) for you to look out for; be it in your garden, local park /… Continue reading Wildlife in May

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AFON Guest Blog: Here’s to a green 2017!

(My post for A Focus On Nature) For 2017, what I would like is Nature Conservation to be taken more seriously by Councils and the Government.  They need to properly see it as a Universal Problem.  It is not an issue only for a certain class system, region, gender, sexuality, age or level of education… Continue reading AFON Guest Blog: Here’s to a green 2017!

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Day 14 – 30 Days Wild

"Tweet for the wild"Β  14/06/16 Today I tweeted a link to the video below - which I made last year - about my favourite local patch and why it matters to me: The poem I mentioned in the video: Β Ode to a Secret River Thanks πŸ˜€