Archive of: 2011

  • A Drawing Pin with Legs

    Author Graeme Lyonslarge willow aphid / Graeme LyonsI went back to the area of field maples and willows where I found some interesting mosses yesterday. It's great having a new 'patch' I can work within a hundred yards of
  • Seven Tips For Feeding Birds This Winter

    Author Jess Priceblue tit and great tit feeding / Alan PriceThis time last year the heavy snow fall we experienced in December forced wildlife into gardens looking for food. This year exceptionally mild weather has meant there is still
  • Rye Harbour Nature Reserve

    Author James Powerlittle tern / Victor AlvarezIt took the Trust 50 years to build up the area of land it manages to 3,500 acres and then in the blink of an eye, the figure jumps to something in excess
  • The Call of Winter

    Author Ronnie Reedlittle egret / Tony SuttonThe season is over. The tourists have got into their cars and all returned home, the schools have retreated to the warmth of their classrooms and I have put my feet up. The empty park
  • Sussex Awash with Owls!

    Author Mike Russellshort-eared owl / Rick LecheWell short-eared owls actually! There has been an 'invasion' this autumn with many birds being seen across the county, and what a wonderful sight it is too! A good thing about short-eared owls
  • Idehurst Oak loses a limb

    Author Graeme LyonsIdehurst Oak / Graeme LyonsYou know a tree is going to be impressive when it has a name. This is the Idehurst Oak at The Mensand it's one of the biggest we have on our