The Wilden Marsh Blog

Thursday – 16th June: I stood  in the long grass watching a song thrush singing, at the top of the lightning tree ( an old oak tree by the side of North Pond,...

Friday 8th April 2011 – 20:30: Another wonderfully  warm and sunny spring day and, best of all, it’s Friday. By 5 o’clock the marsh was calling me, so I grabbed my camera and made my way...

Thursday 7th April 2011 – 20:14: I walked through Hoo Wood twice today and the morning chorus was vigorous to say the least; the birds really did sound as though they...

I am often asked if I know who is responsible for removing the various rubbish rafts floating behind tangled masses of fallen tree branches on the River Stour and in Hoo...

WEDNESDAY MORNING 9th FEBRUARY – 07:20: Overcast this morning (8 degrees C) and just a hint of rain. Pheasants nest on the ground, producing a clutch of around ten eggs over a...