Reflecting on the heat wave Up to the 17th July central England only had 3mm of rain and those drought conditions had a big impact on our wildlife. If you have a garden or outdoor space you can help! Lightly dig over hard ground to help birds find worms or soak some dried mealworms to… Continue reading Be a wildlife hero
Watching for water voles Water voles are the chubby, endearing but elusive mammals of our wetlands and waterways. Back in 1908 the most famous water vole appeared in the tale Wind in the Willows, but did you realise the character Ratty was actually a water vole? To tell one apart from a rat look for… Continue reading Your wild summer! Water voles, wily wasps and wooing wildlife!