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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.

Coot in the rain

Let it rain!

Despite the wet weather recently, the water levels are lower than they should be in this time of year. We can't control the weather, but we can influence our water usage to save wildlife!

Grebe House wildlife garden

Go wild in your garden!

Spring is around the corner so it’s a perfect time to be getting on gloves and wellies and heading out into the garden! This year, why don't you turn your garden into a wildlife haven?

Falling snow between trees

Wild New Year

After the flurry of festivities around Christmas and New Year, January is a time to take stock of the year just gone and to look forward to the year ahead. This year, make wildlife your New Year’s…

Fungi

Fun with fungi

Hertfordshire and Middlesex are full of fungi if you know where to look, and now is the best time to get out and investigate. Find out where to find them in our reserves.