Haith's Wildlife Blog
Wildlife cannot live without water and UK homeowners are being urged to help newts, frogs and hedgehogs by installing a garden pond or simply filling an old sink, bowl or bath with water.
The Swift (Apodidae) is part of a family of highly aerial birds; it is mainly a dark brown colour, with a whitish pale throat.
Spring is a special time of the year for watching birds in your garden, as they start to prepare for the breeding season.
The Chaffinch (Fringilla coelebs) is a common and widespread small bird in the finch family. The male is brightly coloured with a blue-grey cap and reddish underparts.
March usually brings the start of the naturalist’s year. There can be days when the skies are still heavy and dull but other days when the sun comes out and birds burst into song. It’s a great sign of things to come.