Monthly Archives: October 2010

Listen the birds: phonographs and twitchers

Meeting with the wardens, scientists and volunteers involved in maintaining the Winnall Moors reserve, I have noticed how conversations are often interrupted by an almost involuntary vocal twitch, as the name of a bird calling in the distance is announced: … Continue reading

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Caterpillars and progress

24/06/10 Hampshire Wildlife Trust and the Winnall Moors reserve rely on the assistance of volunteers, who help to survey, supervise and maintain the environment: ‘Lookers’ keep an eye and account on the cattle brought onto the moors in the spring; … Continue reading

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