We need no further research to inform us that climate change is happening and this global issue requires a fast and decisive response. So why is the UK, a country once considered to be the leader on climate change internationally, moving backwards? We became one of the first countries to produce a legally binding national … Continue reading
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Badger Cull to be Extended into Dorset
A decision has been made to carry out a badger cull in Dorset, despite culls in Somerset and Gloucestershire so far showing to be both ineffective and inhumane, and as a result, a failure. This disastrous decision flies in the face of scientific evidence, public opinion and the wishes of parliament. This announcement from DEFRA … Continue reading
Mindful Monday #17. A Spoonful of Sugar doesn’t just help the medicine go down…
When we are being as busy as a bee, we find the time to rest, refresh and give ourselves that much needed boost of energy. Sometimes this isn’t so easy for bees themselves, but you could help revive a tired individual and send it buzzing healthily on its way! Bees use a lot of energy … Continue reading
HOWL is Now on Facebook!
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Mindful Monday #9. Visit a Museum!
Howl has a rather inquisitive nature and this was clearly evident during this week’s Oxford adventure. With a few hours in the day to spare, it was decided that this was in fact the perfect opportunity to check out The Oxford University Museum of Natural History and the Pitt Rivers Museum. Both of these offer … Continue reading
Mindful Monday #8. Take Part in a Survey!
Mondays have a nasty habit of creeping up on us, but it is also that time of week where I get to share yet another way to get involved in conservation! First off, I am going to throw this quote/ proverb at you: “Tell me and I will forget. Show me and I may remember. … Continue reading
Mindful Monday #7. Get Ready for Autumn Watch!
It is a short post for today’s Mindful Monday as Howl has had a very busy week! However, it was important not to let our readers forget about that time of year – Autumn Watch! When? It is officially back on our screens on Tuesday 28th October at 20:00, BBC2 (UK). What is it? Springwatch, Autumnwatch and Winterwatch are … Continue reading
Nature Doesn’t Need People. People Need Nature.
Wordless Wednesday #14. Firecrest (New Forest, UK)
Lost Time is Never Found Again
Time is our most precious commodity; there is never quite enough of it as there are a vast amount of tasks to complete in order to become successful. Despite this, as a species we have thrived, to the detriment of other species and to some extent, the destruction of our planet. Could this be due … Continue reading