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Tree Pests & Diseases

Check out the wonderful Woodland Trust's fantastic Observatree campaign. It is a tree health early warning system and harnessing the power of citizen science is critical to the project’s overall success. This is being achieved in two ways. 

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How Wolves Change Rivers

Since reading Isabella Tree’s fantastic book Wilding I have become interested in ecosystem engineers: beavers, prairie dogs, kelp, fungi, woodpeckers ... I am discovering new ones all the time. Today’s revelation is wolves - watch this (it’s short, I promise!) 

A year in the life of a rowan tree ...

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A Pinch of Magic

Three sisters trapped by an ancient curse. Three magical objects with the power to change their fate.Will they be enough to break the curse? Or will they lead the sisters even deeper into danger? ... 

 

Did you know that the web of an average Garden spider (Araneus diadematus) contains up to 30 metres of silk!