A Badger Called ‘Hope’

Meet ‘Hope’, a very young badger being cared for by Pauline Kidner and the staff at the Secret World Wildlife Rescue Centre in Somerset. Hope is the subject of the latest project from one of our most active Whisperers Michael Leigh-Mallory. Mike (of Mike’s Badger Cam) has an obvious love…

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A Close Encounter!

Thursday was a good day. Productive in the office and, after a short wander around the garden, I found a collared dove nest with two eggs! (Nest position marked with red arrow). Being the first active nest I’ve spotted in 2012 I wanted to position a camera overlooking it as…

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National Nest Box Week

National Nest Box Week takes place each year from 14-21 February, and after 10 years it is now an established part of the ornithological calendar. National Nest Box Week aims to encourage everyone to put up nest boxes in their local area in order to promote and enhance biodiversity and…

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