The Force is strong in this one…

Alex, our new Conservation Trainee, is going to be keeping us up to date with all things Nature Force (and I'm going to see how many Star Wars puns I can think of...). Nature Force is our regular volunteer session for people who want to get out and do practical conservation work on reserves. It's… Continue reading The Force is strong in this one…

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Foraging for fungi… the perfect mushroom sauce?

It's autumn, and that means that our Facebook and Twitter pages are inundated with all of the fabulous fungi that you've been foraging for. Chris Wood from the Friends of Oakley Wood group guides us through some of the edible mushrooms that can be found in Oakley Wood, near Leamington. This post originally appeared on… Continue reading Foraging for fungi… the perfect mushroom sauce?

A summer in the life of a Conservation Officer…

As the survey season draws to a close, our Conservation Management Officer Sarah talks us through the survey process. This post also featured on thewildoutside.com.  The survey season is generally considered to be anywhere from April to September depending on what species you are surveying and what information you are looking to find out. This… Continue reading A summer in the life of a Conservation Officer…