Wildlife in my local patch

Hampshire UK

September 1, 2014
by Jackson
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Brownsea Island Adventure

Yesterday, inspired by the latest issue of the BBC Wildlife Magazine with the red squirrel on the front, we set off from Poole Quay on a ferry for a day trip to the National Trust owned Brownsea Island. Brownsea Island … Continue reading

August 23, 2014
by Jackson
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Beach Combing and Rockpooling at Gower

This week my family and I have been on holiday on the Gower Peninsula in South Wales. We were staying in Llanmadoc in the north west corner of the peninsula and could see the Loughor estuary across the sand dunes … Continue reading

July 27, 2014
by Jackson
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Caterpillars at Arne

We had a great time at Arne at the weekend but as well as being a reptile weekend it was a good caterpillar weekend. Some of the best included: Stripy Cinnibar moth caterpillars on the common ragwort plant dotted about, … Continue reading