MOOR HEN Gallinula chloropus Length 35cm Wingspan 55cm Weight 200-400g Population 300,000 Moorhens are a common sight found in most inland waterways , rivers and lakes in England , South Wales and the lowlands of Scotland. Moorhens are blackish [...]
Hedgehog drinking in the garden last night , here is the results of the latest survey from the Wiltshire Wildlife Trust. Not easy reading...... Click on the link below HEDGEHOG HERO REPORT
COOT Fulica atra Length 36cm Wingspan 70-80cm Weight 600-900 g Population 200,000 The Coot is a common sight throughout the U.K. and one of the easiest to recognise with black plumage and a distinctive white [...]
Badger Say hello to Brian the Badger (Meles Meles) Despite being rarely seen during daylight hours ,Badgers are easily recognisable and widespread on the British mainland. The low set animal has a solid frame , black and white striped face with grey body hair and a lighter underside.With an average weight of 15 kg the Badger [...]
So it looks like our new visitor has decided to move in to one of our hedgehog detached homes. And has already started renovating.......
A year of climate strikes by Alex White Today marks one year of the climate strikes in Oxford and me striking with them. This time last year I got in to trouble for the first time for walking out of school to join my first ever youth strike for climate. Each strike in Oxford has [...]
GREYLAG GOOSE Anser anser Length 80cm Wingspan 140-160cm Weight 3-4 kg Population 150,000 The greylag goose is a large, pale grey goose with pink legs and an orange bill. It is our most common and widespread native goose [...]