Avon Wildlife Trust BioBlitz at Chew Valley Lake

I spent last Saturday volunteering at another ‘BioBlitz’ event, this time on behalf of the Avon Wildlife Trust. Run in partnership with Bristol Water, the event was held at Chew Valley Lake, a beautiful site just to the south of Bristol. This lake not only supplies Bristol with water, but is also great for wildlife and … More Avon Wildlife Trust BioBlitz at Chew Valley Lake

Spring on the Somerset Levels (albeit without much sun!)

Yesterday I finally got the chance to get back down to one of my favourite wildlife-spotting areas, the Somerset Levels. Could have spent all day there but sadly had to limit myself to visiting just two places (still good going though!) – Shapwick Heath NNR and RSPB Ham Wall. These are two great wetland reserves … More Spring on the Somerset Levels (albeit without much sun!)

The new blog!

Well, here goes the new blog! This is my second ever attempt at writing one (or third, if you count an unsuccessful attempt on another website which broke before I could even write my first post!). The plan is just to natter a bit about species I’ve seen lately, wildlife walks I’ve been on, species … More The new blog!