A seabird spectacular at Fowlsheugh

Puffins and so much more… There is nothing quite like a seabird colony. In my humble opinion, they are one of the UK’s greatest wildlife spectacles – nowhere else in the country would you find such an impressive array of bird species all crammed together in one space, and in such great numbers. Visiting one…

A year in fieldwork

It seems like an awful long time ago since I last wrote a blog. In fact, it was an awful long time ago. My last post was dated June 2017, and that one even started with an apology for being 7 months late with it. Well, another eight months later and here we are! I…

5 things we can do #NowforNature

I haven’t blogged in a while…okay, a long while. Seven whole months, to be exact. This, fortunately, is down to incredibly exciting reasons: I spent two glorious months in Madagascar, diving on coral reefs with sea turtles and seeking out lemurs and fantastical reptiles in the sweltering jungle (hard life, eh?) and then hit the…