Archive of: Flatropers Wood

  • Be tick aware

    Be tick aware

    Now summer is here it is a good time to brush up on your knowledge of ticks, where they live and what sensible precautions you can take.

  • Creative nature writing in a time of crisis

    Creative nature writing in a time of crisis

    Rye Harbour Nature Reserve has a creative writing and poetry group that’s connecting remotely because of the Coronavirus situation. Sussex Wildlife Trust member Jim Northover shares his poem about wood anemones

  • Wild Daffodils at West Dean Woods

    Wild Daffodils at West Dean Woods

    In Sussex, Wild Daffodils are locally frequent with the majority found in old woods on the Weald. This was a common plant but is significantly declining due to agricultural improvement of meadows and mismanaged woodlands.

  • Spring into action

    Spring into action

    Graeme Lyons has been working with the volunteer group at Flatropers Wood recording wildlife

  • The X-Files

    Author Graeme LyonsEcologistTwo days. Two different invertebrate surveys. Two Xysticus crab spiders that I've not seen until now. Now by far the commonest Xysticus is Xysticus cristatus and you have to look through a lot of these to find the less common