Haith's Wildlife Blog
Hedgerows criss-cross our countryside dividing up farmland and scenery, stretching for miles and miles but what exactly are they?
The Yellow Wagtail (Motacilla flava) is a small passerine bird and is part of the Wagtail family (Motacillidae). It is a bird that visits us between March and September, and then it migrates for the winter to a warmer climate, south of the Sahara, Africa.
When the summer heat is on, birds still need our help! In fact they need more help now they have a family to feed. Here's a short video of the Haith’s team demonstrating the importance of Summer Seed and which bird feeders we recommend.
Wildlife, and especially watching garden birds, has always made us happy but a recent study by Exeter University has confirmed that people living close to birds have a better level of mental health.
Spring into life and feed the birds today ‘Turn your garden into a paradise for birds’ – wise words from Bill Oddie – our favourite naturalist.