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Our Monday morning walk on Upton Heath

Monday 12th October 2015

Jez decided to come with Max and I for our walk on Upton Heath again this morning, so Chris drove us over and dropped us off. 330 more words


Common Toad

I almost stepped on this Common Toad on the path by St Mary’s wetland on Saturday. On its to way to breed in the pond but out in broad daylight, rather than moving under cover of darkness. 62 more words

Why wildlife needs a youth movement

This post is by Matt Williams, a committee member of A Focus on Nature, the UK’s leading youth conservation organisation.

A few days ago I happened upon… 715 more words


Natterjack Toad: Distribution and conservation.

Hello again.

On this blog I have been researching and writing about the Natterjack Toad for the past month or so. Today I’ll be talking about where they are found and what conservation measures are being done to stop their decline. 300 more words


A Success Story!

Hey guys,

I came across this video a few weeks back and meant to share it. It’s worth a watch as it has some interesting facts also its nice to see an example of a successful re-introduction. 18 more words


The difference between a Natterjack Toad and a Common Toad.

I’ve briefly touched on some of the differences between the two species but here is a diagram I created for a research seminar. The image shows a overview of the key physical features but I will talk more about these along with behavioral characteristics in the future.