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The Badger Cull
It didn't work in the trials. It costs £3,350 - £5200 per badger to be culled for the tax payer. So why are the tories making £12 Billion in cuts?! For a badger to be vaccinated however it only costs £662. If a human contacted Tb we wouldn't be sat her deba...

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It's Election Time!
With the forthcoming elections, I thought I would do a blog post about the different parties policies regarding the environment.  Some might say the economy is todays most pressing issue, or that the NHS is more important. However, I stick by my view that t...

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Quick update!
My predictions were wrong, the eggs arrived early!  There are now 7 eggs in the nest box, and the female seems to be spending increasingly long periods in the box, hopefully indication that incubation is not far away! I am using a webcam to keep an eye on t...

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I LOVE SPRING!
Spring is undoubtedly my favourite season, as it's the time of year which new life is formed all over the countryside. It is magical, but it also provides so many opportunities for wildlife photography … I installed a camera bird box around 3 years ago into...

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Wonderful trip to the Natural History Museum!
I spent yesterday in London with my Mum and Brother, exploring the Natural History Museum and its exhibitions, including 'Corals of Life' and 'Sensational Butterflies'.  Both were informative, but also captivating. I think that this is due to the live speci...

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Day out with Kate Mcrae
This morning I got up and packed my bags, ready for a day out with Kate Mcrae (also known as WildlifeKate) at her local patch in Lichfield.  I have been following her wildlife blog for years now, so it was very strange to actually visit her patch and see al...

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Birthday Presents...
It was my birthday on Friday, and the majority of my presents were wildlife related, obviously!  I received a fish tank, with a filter and some oxygenating plants. I also got a Bushnell trail camera which has a colour playback and setup screen. I sold my ol...

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It was my birthday on Friday, and the majority of my presents were wildlife related, obviously!  I received a fish tank, with a filter and some oxygenating plants. I also got a Bushnell trail camera which has a colour playback and setup screen. I sold my ol...

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Attenborough Nature Reserve

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