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Has the weather played a role in bringing unusual birds to Britain during 2016? — Official blog of the Met Office news team

Has the weather played a role in bringing unusual birds to Britain during 2016 With our position on the edge of northwest Europe, the UK receives air masses from all points of the compass during the year adding to the natural variability of our weather. This fact is known by meteorologists and birdwatchers because when […]

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Highgate Woods London – First recorded Leopard Moth – Zeuzera pyrina

First recorded Leopard Moth – Zeuzera pyrina The first recorded Wood Leopard Moth, Zeuzera pyrina, has been made in Highgate Woods in North West London. Native to the UK it is only common in the South but never before in Highgate Woods and it’s natural reintroduction is a sign of increased biodiversity in London. The […]

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Rewilding – Pine Martens could help save Red Squirrels

Rewilding – Pine Martens could help save Red Squirrels New video for a new playlist! The European pine marten (Martes martes), known most commonly as the pine marten in Britain, and less commonly also known as pineten, baum marten, or sweet marten, is an animal native to Brirain and Northern Europe belonging to the mustelid […]

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Tree Pollen Calendar – UK

Tree pollen calendar, showing pollen release periods for commonly found trees in the UK. Including; Hazel, Yew, Alder, Elm, Willow, Poplar, Birch, Ash, Plane, Oak, Pine and Lime. Also weed pollen and grass pollen release periods and peak release periods. Different types of pollen are released throughout the year which can generate hay fever and other […]