Spring in London

The skies are becoming bluer, the winter coats can be stored away, and the sounds of birds finding loved ones is flooding to your ears which can only mean one thing – spring is here! The most optimistic of the seasons, spring brings the promise of longer, brighter days. With nature shaking off its sleepy […]

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Wildwood: a hidden Kent gem

If you’re looking for an affordable but exciting present for a nature lover (or even one to add to your own birthday wish list), then I strongly suggest you consider a day out at the nearest animal sanctuary. Or if the recipient wants that little bit more educational or interactive day out, try a day […]

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Growing Confidence Project Environmental opportunities for young people

  Growing Confidence Project – Environmental opportunities for young people Interested in nature, wildlife, ecology, environmental science, geography, geology? Want to learn new skills, build your confidence, meet like-minded people and have fun? The Growing Confidence Project could be for you!  Join us on free or subsidised courses specifically for young people. You might be hunting for freshwater invertebrates […]

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The King and Queen of the Forest

Christmas may be over but there are still many long winter nights ahead of us; many animals are hibernating, the birds are quieter, and the trees are bare. But not all of them. Evergreen plants persist, and it is winter when they really have a chance to shine. Spruces, pines, cypresses, cedars, and firs are […]

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