This post was published by Shirley for shirls gardenwatch in November 2016.
Now… I can properly claim to having had our native red squirrel visit my garden! This is fantastic news and I’m hoping it indicates that the smaller charismatic red squirrel is recovering against the larger greys, whose arrival to the UK has led to it becoming seriously endangered. This could be evidence towards a positive… Read More Red Squirrel returns to cache food
If there was one thing I’d like this gardenwatch blog to be remembered for, it is that our gardens can amaze and enthral us with a wealth of wildlife visitors if we only watch that little bit closer. Yesterday lunchtime had one such moment and I was thrilled to beyond bursting point!! I really couldn’t… Read More A flash of red brings back this blogger!
Unfortunately winter needs to catch up here in the UK! Despite NTS Mar Lodge, the Highlands location for this series of live programmes reporting on how wildlife survives the harshness of winter, being regarded as the coldest place in the UK it isn’t nearly as cold as it could be. No doubt Chris Packham will… Read More Winterwatch 2016 starts tonight
This post was published by Shirley for shirls gardenwatch in February 2014.
Gotcha! This post was published by Shirley for shirls gardenwatch in July 2012. These images were taken at the Visitor Centre observation window at SWT Reserve Loch of the Lowes.