February Highlight : Starling Murmurations

February Highlight : Starling Murmurations

February Highlight : Starling Murmurations Perhaps the greatest wildlife spectacle in Britain When to See a Starling Murmurations During the winter months, from October to March, starlings from Scandinavia fly south to overwinter in the relatively warmer climate of...
Non-chocolatey Easter Gift Ideas

Non-chocolatey Easter Gift Ideas

This is my top selection of gifts for kids to help encourage them to get outside, take an interest in nature and keep them occupied for more than two minutes.

Best Mid-Price Range Binoculars

Best Mid-Price Range Binoculars

If you are ready to move on from budget or pocket binoculars, or like me you have a small cheap pair that you can carry with you all the time but also like a nicer, more expensive pair for holidays and trips to nature reserves then you will probably be considering...

Toad-al success

Numbers of breeding natterjack toads recorded at one of RSPB Scotland’s nature reserves have increased by 400% over the course of a three year project launched to help save this rare amphibian.

Wildlife to see in November – Hibernation

Wildlife to see in November – Hibernation

Wildlife & Nature in November: Hibernation Hibernation is nature’s ingenious solution for creatures unable to generate enough heat to survive the cold winter months. Wildlife to See in November : Hibernation   For anyone who grew up watching Blue Peter, it is now...
Best Budget Binoculars

Best Budget Binoculars

Why Budget Binoculars are a Must! Budget binoculars are a great purchase not only as a ‘starter’ pair for those new to wildlife watching but also as a general, always–have–them–on–you pair. Budget binoculars tend to be smaller and lighter than more expensive ones that...