Wildlife in my local patch

Hampshire UK

December 4, 2016
by Jackson Hellewell
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Young Naturalists go to Pennington Marshes

The monthly club I go to, the Young Naturalists, is usually held at Blashford Lakes a Hampshire  & Isle of Wight Wildlife Trust nature reserve, but this time we went to Pennington marshes to do a bird survey and look at … Continue reading

February 3, 2016
by Jackson Hellewell
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Blashford Lakes – Wildlife Rangers day

At the Blashford lakes Young naturalists group at the weekend we made a dead hedge to shield the people walking past from disturbing the birds on Ivy lake. These Scarlet Elf Cup were a nice splash of colour in amongst … Continue reading

September 28, 2015
by Jackson Hellewell
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Wildlife Rangers at Blashford Lakes

On the last Sunday of each month I’ve been going to Blashford Lakes nature reserve in the New Forest to join a group of young Wildlife Rangers aged 13-18. It’s run by the Hampshire and Isle of Wight Wildlife Trust … Continue reading