Fieldfare on frosty trees

12 Days of Wild Christmas

'Tis the season we love to hunker down and avoid the cold, but there's so much to discover! So wrap up warm and enjoy 12 ways to connect with nature this winter.

Scrapes at Hertford Heath

Tough love

Nature is beautiful and delicate, but creating the right conditions for wildlife can seem brutal and destructive. The works are crucial to maintaining the delicate balance of our ecosystems.

American mink

Alien Invaders

Every year, non-native invasive species are estimated to cost the UK economy £1.7bn. They can pose a risk to our native wildlife and are a good example to demonstrate how delicate our ecosystem is…

Grass Identification

The big 30 Days Wild Roundup

The Wildlife Trusts’ annual 30 Days Wild challenge was more popular than ever this year – 400,000 people carried out well over 10 million Random Acts of Wildness all over the UK during the 30 days…

A bird at dawn

Catch the early bird

Now is the time to set the alarm for early morning (really early morning!) and enjoy the beautiful sounds of the dawn chorus.