Nature projects

How to make a bee hotel from wooden pallets

How can I make a bee hotel?

#2 in my series of coronavirus lockdown projects for children and adults. How to build a luxury 5-star bee hotel from wooden pallets.

Blue tit

How to start watching garden birds

The first of a new series of nature projects for adults and children to do at home during the coronavirus lockdown.

Tips to feed garden birds

Feeding birds in your garden or on your balcony in the winter is important – and fun.

Seed heads of wild clematis

Snapping an Old Man’s Beard

Seed-heads can often be as striking as a colourful flower. Take the plant known as Old Man’s Beard, for example…