Hedgerows seem to hold a hidden aura of magic from the tallest to the shortest.
Get closer to the field and a little more behind the scenes by enjoying a read of the wild experiences, wildlife insights and recollections of staff and volunteers - writers from all over the organisation from our Reserve Officers to our Student placements.
We welcome guest bloggers! If you have something to write home about - whether you've got a trail cam in your garden, or you've been bird watching, or visited one of our nature reserves - if it's to do with Cumbria's wildlife and wild places then we'd love to hear from you!
Alasdair McKee, one of our amazing volunteers at Foulshaw Moss Nature Reserve, takes a closer look into the lives of this year's three chicks.
How to identify swifts, swallows, sand martins and house martins
There's no doubt about it, wildlife gardening is a captivating subject both in theory and in practice.
Ospreys have nested at Cumbria Wildlife Trust’s Foulshaw Moss reserve for the ninth year. Guest blogger and Foulshaw Moss Nature Reserve volunteer Alasdair McKee tells us more...
There is a definite chill in the air as I write this in the first official week in spring.
Spring news from the garden at Plumgarths.
Chris Scaife gives us an overview of some of the wonderful moths found in Cumbria
Ali Morse, Water Policy Manager at The Wildlife Trusts, explores the importance of wetlands, with a focus on the benefits they bring to us, as well as wildlife – flood prevention, carbon capture…
The latest poem by writer in residence Susan Cartwright-Smith.