Otter Survey Training

I’ve not had as much luck spotting otters back here as I did when we were in Scotland. So what better way to improve my chances of being more otter aware, and help the local mammal group, than by volunteering to help out in their otter surveys.

An Owl For Autumn

For me there is only one bird that truly epitomizes Autumn for me, and it’s a pretty impressively adapted bird. But, it is starting to have a bit of a hard time, although there is something you could do to help….

Turning...

Our summer season is coming to an end, and what a season it’s been. The cold and encroaching evenings have given us chance to reflect on some of our favourite wildlife encounters on our travels so far.

Following Footsteps

Nature writing is one of my all time favourite hobbies, be it reading it or writing it. Although when it comes to reading it, I find some books a lot harder to read than others. This time I faced my literary fears and then followed in the authors footsteps.

Of Seals and Selkies

Even though we spent alot of our time down south by the coast, we never really saw many seals. All that changed the further north we travelled, and along with some impressive seal sightings we’ve learnt alot about them and the struggles they face.