Tag: nature reserve

Misty Mornings

Now its already early autumn, with so many showers it does feel like the summer has been a good one for the garden but not necessarily for gardeners! I’m a bit of a fair weather gardener and I really didn’t...

September 15, 2015

The science of saving our nightingales…

Today Anglian Water scientists, along with our partners at the British Trust for Ornithology, are launching our latest season of tracking nightingales. The birds are being fitted with geo-locator tags at Grafham Water and the information will help scientists to...

April 29, 2015

Love where you live…

I have previously worked as a Senior Warden for the Wildfowl and Wetland Trust, as Reserve Warden for the RSPB; as Assistant Warden for the Wildlife Trusts and as a nature reserve and forest ranger. What all my previous roles...

August 21, 2014

From Africa to Rutland…and back!

Where have the last six months gone? I’m referring to the return of the ospreys to Rutland Water – it doesn’t seem two minutes since September when we were wishing them safe travels to Africa. On the 16th March we...

April 30, 2014

The changing face of Taverham Mill…

Here at Taverham Mill, our delightful nature reserve set next to the river Wensum, five miles to the west of Norwich, we are having a little facelift! I have known Taverham Mill since around 1995 from fishing it with friends....

March 17, 2014