Creating a little bit of wild space at the heart of the Somerset Levels.
Lovely August day on the marshes. Having missed the swallows for much of the summer it was great to see them back in some numbers and enjoying the south and the north field. Overall it was a good day for birds – with increasingly large flocks of finches and starlings gathering in the hedges, and … More Swallows and badgers
Hey – there was a cheery piece on small scale rewilding that mentioned Godney Marshes in the iNews recently. Perhaps I am being too sensitive, but there are a few things I would like to mention, as I’m worried the way it is written makes my neighbours sound worse and me sound better. I am … More iNews article
We’re in the midst of a bit of a heat wave here, but even after several weeks of temperatures hovering around 30C and no rain the fields are still looking remarkably lush. The scrape has dried out, but the grass is still damp and ditches flowing. Butterflies have now joined the dragonflies and little egrets … More New photos – June 2018
Hi there - this is my new Patreon page video, which is a fundraiser thing I am trialing. I feel a bit funny about this, but you can check out the page and see what you think!