Here’s some of what I got up to last year. I started Wild Influence in 2015 as a way to bring together environmental consultancy, habitat management and education, all with a focus on the wellbeing of wildlife and people. In 2016 I worked in all of these areas in one way or another, and in 2017 I … Read more
It was great to hear a cuckoo at Balls Wood in Hertfordshire this week.
Musician Martyn Ware has just released an 82-minute soundscape inspired by the sounds of the coast, following the ‘Sounds of Our Shores’ campaign that was run by the National Trust, British Library and National Trust for Scotland in 2015 and sought to crowdsource sounds that summed up the coast. You can almost smell the chips … Read more
It has been a busy winter so far, with a great mix of learning and work. In November I spent a great day with other members of the Countryside Management Association learning about Oakfrith Wood in Wiltshire, where a community wood fuel co-operative has done some amazing work in protecting and conserving an ancient oak … Read more