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Week 4: Little gems & feeling the elements!

This has been a busy week of lots of little jobs, with some cute creatures and interesting weather thrown in! 652 more words

Dorset Wildlife Trust

Dormouse ecology (or how I got back into wildlife)

I’ve always loved wildlife, and being out in nature. But during my first few years of adult life, as a student living in big towns, I didn’t really act on that love. 586 more words


Happy Birthday, Alice

“Curiouser and curiouser!”
—Alice’s cry of wonder wandering in Wonderland, from Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll (1832–1898)

This year Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland… 986 more words
Things To See

Send Me Something Lovely...!

I often say to Laura ‘Send me something lovely’ as I head to my local park, and magically I’ll have a beautiful encounter with birds, butterflies or dogs.  232 more words


Week one, day three. We are here!

Hello! We are the new Wildlife Skills trainees at Dorset Wildlife Trust, generously funded by the Heritage Lottery Fund. Over the next 12 months, we’ll be training alongside the teams across Dorset to learn new skills and pave the way for gaining careers in wildlife conservation. 642 more words

Dorset Wildlife Trust

June 2015 Surveys


Wednesday 17th June

So far this year the number of dormice found has been quite low, with only 12 last time (May) and 24 this time (June). 184 more words

First dormouse at my new site

After last month’s disappointment (and the huge proportion of boxes that were being used by birds) I didn’t have high hopes for the dormouse box checks this month. 297 more words