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Standing up for nature · 2h ago

Saturday cartoon by Ralph Underhill

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Standing up for nature · 1d ago

Tomorrow this blog is seven years old

Tomorrow is this blog’s seventh birthday (no presents please). Over 4.8m recorded page vie...
Standing up for nature · 1d ago

See you there on Thursday 3 May

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Standing up for nature · 1d ago

Liverpool, last week

I spent a few days in Liverpool last week where I added Oystercatcher to my Aintree bird list and several hundred pounds to my bank balance.  I spent some great time with some close friends and it was kind of them to set it up as a birthday treat for...
Standing up for nature · 2d ago

Flowers we can pick (2) – Daisies

  I recognise them – they are Daisies!  These plants jostle with the Dandelions to fill my...
Standing up for nature · 2d ago

A 2-month spring break is coming soon

It is too late in the year to be regarded as hibernation, and possibly too early to be aes...
Standing up for nature · 2d ago

Spring comes late to east Northants

Last week I was away for four mornings but from Saturday to Wednesday I have been for my regular walk around Stanwick Lakes each morning. There have been so few birds that I have resorted to...
Standing up for nature · 3d ago

Bird flu – update with some interesting developments

I’m grateful to Miles King’s Twitter feed (@MilesKing10) for pointing me in this direction – although it was on (although  quite a long way down) my to-do list anyway. I’ve updated you on th...
Standing up for nature · 3d ago

RSPB assists in search for missing eagle in Scotland

  Press release from the RSPB: Another satellite tagged eagle has disappeared in highly su...
Standing up for nature · 4d ago

Application for judicial review submitted

As predicted, there was a certain amount of to-ing and fro-ing over the final details of our application for judicial review of Natural England’s daft decision to license brood meddling (occ...