2018 University Mammal Challenge

The Mammal Society and A Focus on Nature have launched a 2018 challenge to record local mammals. The annual citizen science project provides students with an opportunity to find out more about the mammals on their doorstep. Wild mammals are extremely popular and charismatic. While they’re often hard to spot due to their shy natures […]

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What is Change?

What​ ​even​ ​is​ ​change? Life​ ​changes​ ​all​ ​the​ ​time,​ ​our​ ​Earth,​ ​our​ ​system​ ​has been ​constantly​ ​in​ ​flux for centuries. Now​ ​let’s​ ​fast​ ​forward​ ​to​ ​2017.​ ​Trump​ ​is​ ​president,​ ​Brexit​ ​is​ ​actually​ ​happening​ ​and​ ​​​Mexico​ ​gets hit​ ​not​ ​by​ ​one​, ​but​ ​two​ ​earthquakes​ ​within​ ​a​ ​matter​ ​of​ ​days.​ ​Thousands​ ​of​ ​Rohingya​ ​refugees​ ​are streaming​ ​through​ […]

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The Sparrowhawk

Over half of adults in the UK feed birds in their garden. This hugely beneficial activity supplements the diet of many garden birds throughout the year. This is not only very satisfying to watch; it has a valuable knock-on effect on surrounding wildlife. One bird that does incredibly well as a result is the sparrowhawk. […]

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