Tag Archives: woodland

Volunteer: your time for nature

Volunteer for nature: Our autumn and winter Gwaith Dros Natur programme is now available here on our website for you to check out. We have an exciting range of opportunities for you to learn about conservation and how to look after the environment, based on our unique 40 acre reserve at Denmark Farm.  Take your pick … Continue reading Volunteer: your time for nature »

Spring Arrivals

There has been a recent stream of  summer migrant birds arriving back at Denmark Farm, heralding in the Spring.  Chiff chaffs, willow warblers and blackcaps are now singing away alongside our resident blackbirds and wrens. The male pied flycatchers arrived last week, and are busy establishing territories around our numerous nest boxes and waiting for the females to … Continue reading Spring Arrivals »

If you go down to the woods today – you never know what you might find!

This strange-looking object was found amongst the leaf litter by a keen-eyed volunteer during our recent Great Nut Hunt  (thanks Sue!). This is the cross-section picture after cutting it in half. It may not look like much in this photo and as of yet it has not been formally identified to an exact species. However we … Continue reading If you go down to the woods today – you never know what you might find! »

Dragons and damsels… an August Bank holiday adventure

Rain may be forecasted but it is still warm enough for a family day out before school goes back.So why not prepare a picnic, pack your waterproofs (and sunscreen!) and get set for a wildlife adventure at Denmark Farm?  40 magical acres of woodland trails are completely free to explore. Young imaginations will be set … Continue reading Dragons and damsels… an August Bank holiday adventure »