Peak District’s moorland breeding bird survey results

In a packed hall two weeks ago in Marsden village a group of individuals gathered from all walks of life sharing one common interest - how well our moorland birds are faring on the Peak District moors.

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Time to act on invasive species threat

An Environmental Audit Committee report has called for a ‘citizens’ army’ to tackle the growing threat from invasive species, estimated to cost Britain’s economy £1.8 billion a year.

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A shooter’s view of the State of Nature report

The idea there is a wildlife apocalypse is hard for me to believe. One evening recently I was in the car with my two daughters driving back down the stretch of river I look after.

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How to make bee houses

Bees are hugely important to our environment and let’s be honest, they are also pretty damn awesome!

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Ducks take the tube…

With mallard numbers in the UK declining and a flyway population showing a similar trend, wildfowlers across the country are using a simple but effective idea to improve the ducks’ breeding success.

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