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Dene Park's Admirals and Emperors

The car park on the edge of the woodland is full mainly with dog walkers but also butterfly watchers. The two groups have an interesting relationship; the latter are highly dependent on the irresponsibility of the former but, of course, not  586 more words

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Herbivory in West Arnecliff Wood

Sam Witham – Conservation Research Student

During my placement year with the National Park I’m required to complete a research project.

It was important to me to ensure the research will be useful for the National Park.  492 more words

North York Moors

30 Days Wild - Day 6

Monday and I was up before dawn to head out to do a breeding bird survey in the south-east of the county before heading into Blashford for the day. 233 more words

Bluebells at Carstramon Wood

How to describe the colour of bluebells? Covering the woodland floor they form an elusive hue, complex and impossible to replicate on film; emitting a cool ultramarine glow under shade, yet at the same time a warm pink-lilac haze in the shafts of light falling between the trees. 1,572 more words

Denge and Eggringe Wood

May 28th.

Denge and Eggringe Wood is part of the great East Kent forests, much of it ancient with oak Quercus robur and sweet chestnut… 588 more words

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Muddy Stilettos Award Nomination

Heartwood Forest has been nominated in the Best Family Attraction category of the Muddy Stilettos Awards! If you would like to vote for the Forest, just go to   49 more words


The beeches of Cwm George

Yesterday I feel in love. His name is George, George Wood, and he lives near the charming little village of Dinas Powys, west of Cardiff. 109 more words