Nature's Calendar Blog

  • A peculiar spring

    By Martha Boalch, 22/05/2018

    Many of our recorders have noticed the impact of the cold weather earlier in the year and are now welcoming the signs of spring with a sigh of relief. Here is a collection of some of their comments.

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  • April: photos of the month

    By Martha Boalch, 11/05/2018

    You also sent lots of photos, so many that we can’t show them all. But we really enjoyed looking through them so please keep adding them with your observations.

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  • How to identify common UK grasses

    By Martha Boalch, 30/04/2018

    Grasses form the Poaceae family, their stems are generally hollow and cylindrical with swollen nodes. They have alternate leaves in two ranks and small inconspicuous flowers.

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  • Fieldfares and redwings: how to tell the difference.

    By Martha Boalch, 25/04/2018

    Fieldfares and redwings are both members of the thrush family and look very alike. Can you tell them apart?

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  • March: photographs of the month

    By Charlotte Armitage , 09/04/2018

    Signs of spring – your March photos

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