I’m thinking of doing this next year

This year I’ve been recording birds in/from my east Northants garden with a bit more effort and structure than usual. And it’s been a pretty good summer so sitting in the garden has been a frequent pleasure – and for a birder it’s impossible not to listen and look for birds continually. It was pointed…

Good report on a bad state of affairs

The lack of birds of prey, due to high levels of illegal persecution, in many upland so-called protected areas (AONBs and National Parks) is a disgrace that is becoming clearer and clearer to the public at large. And this report on the state of affairs for the Nidderdale AONB is another welcome step forward in…

Press release – Campaign for National Parks

A wake up call in our National Parks for our politicians Campaign for National Parks, the only national, independent charity dedicated to protecting and enhancing the National Parks in England and Wales, has urged Government to demonstrate leadership on the future of National Parks. The call follows the first day of the UK National Parks…

Climate Strike – Friday

I think I’ll go to the Climate Strike event outside BBC Radio Northampton on Friday. It means a long bus ride there and back but…hey…why not? Maybe there’s one near you? Check here. Likes(23)Dislikes(1)