Author: Rosie Alice

RSPB Reserves Switch to Solar

A new deal between the RSPB and ethical banking group, Triodos Bank, has helped install solar panels in seven nature reserves. The new panels aim to provide 10% of the RSPB’s total annual...

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What is the Fate of UK Red Squirrels?

I have never seen a red squirrel, though I imagine them to be very nimble. I’ve seen pictures however, where bright red coats and large tails remind me of what I am missing....

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Species Focus: Turtle Dove

Turtle doves, with their upper part feathers mottled chestnut and black, could be called a summer bird. Arriving in spring and leaving in late summer, the migratory Turtle doves’ purr is one of...

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Britains’ Animals Braving the Winter

With winter in full approach and the temperatures lowering, attention is turning to preparing for a bitter winter. Many will remember the heavy snow seen in late February and March earlier this year...

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Saving Bats With Shelter

Earlier this month, Natural England announced new funding for their project to help churches that house large populations of bats. The UK bat population has historically suffered decline, leading to the decision to...

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