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Deer management

7 months agoHobbies / Nature : Nature UK

Find out more about deer management issues.

Early bloomers

7 months agoHobbies / Nature : Nature UK

Early flowering plant report from Nature's Calendar.

Eagle quest

7 months agoHobbies / Nature : Nature UK

Gordon Buchanan's quest for a truly iconic bird.

We're winging it

7 months agoHobbies / Nature : Nature UK

Winterwatch Unsprung quiz - Tuesday.

A counting

There's 92 species of birds on the list for the year already; some favorites are American Pipit, Loggerhead Shrike and Wilson's Plover. I've never kept a year list before. I don't generally "do" lists, but thought it might be entertaining for a while. Show More Summary

10/100

We went wandering over to Apalachicola this afternoon to look at the shrimp boats there and found this gentleman first. He came over to tell us about the bald eagle he sees around the marina. I thought maybe he was the watchman, but no, he said he's camping out there beneath the maritime museum building until they give him a job. Show More Summary

The small fat bird

7 months agoHobbies / Nature : Nature UK

Behavioural ecologist Damien Farine explains the significance of the UK's small fat bird

Nature's calendar

7 months agoHobbies / Nature : Nature UK

Upload your seasonal sightings on Nature's Calendar

Winter's Revelation

7 months agoHobbies / Nature : SwampThings

Sometimes you just don't know who's living right next to you. Such was the case for us this year. We had no idea that bald-faced hornets had set up housekeeping in the edge of our woods. It was well after leaf fall that we discovered this large nest, just head-high in a small beech tree. Such industrious workers, those hornets.

Wildlife winners and losers

7 months agoHobbies / Nature : Nature UK

Martin Hughes-Games wants to hear how your local wildlife has fared in 2014's wet winter weather.

Your wildlife queries

7 months agoHobbies / Nature : Nature UK

Nick Baker wants to solve your wildlife mysteries.

Your wildlife filming questions

7 months agoHobbies / Nature : Nature UK

Ask wildlife camera expert Nigel Bean whatever you want to know about filming animals.

Return to the wild

7 months agoHobbies / Nature : Nature UK

Euan McIlwraith tell us what's it's like to work on Winterwatch and reminisces about his wild times in the Cairngorms.

Crossed purposes

7 months agoHobbies / Nature : Nature UK

Nick Acheson of Norfolk Wildlife Trusts on the variety of crossbill species you can see in the UK during the winter of 2013/14.

One From the Files

7 months agoHobbies / Nature : SwampThings

The weather has not been camera friendly the last few times I've ventured out for a walk or a paddle. As a result, I have very few current pictures to share. What I do have are some shots from this past summer and fall that I can share. Show More Summary

Hidden Kingdoms: matching the music to the pictures

7 months agoHobbies / Nature : Wales Nature

For the new BBC One series Hidden Kingdoms, made by the BBC’s Natural History Unit in Bristol, the team turned to composer Ben Foster and BBC National Orchestra of Wales to provide the soundtrack for this innovative new series. Jake Jackson, recording and mix engineer, explains he process.

Anybody Out There?

7 months agoHobbies / Nature : SwampThings

My goodness, it's been a while. Pablo from over at Round Rock Journal suggested it was about time that I post something here. Perhaps he's right. Things certainly have changed since I posted last - it may take a bit to learn my way around...Show More Summary

Mar Lodge

7 months agoHobbies / Nature : Nature UK

Peter Holden, head ranger at Mar Lodge Estate, Aberdeenshire on the local winter wildlife.

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