The Wilden Marsh Blog

29th October 2011: A ribbon of dense white mist covered the Lower Stour Valley early this morning. This is always an impressive sight when viewed from high-up in Hoo Wood. I...

(Click on image to enlarge) 22nd August 2011: The tall grass has turned the colour of straw and is dying back. Leaves are falling rapidly from most of the trees, particularly...

Friday – 8th July:  I have been busy lately keeping tabs on the foxes, badgers, muntjacs, buzzards and a few other creatures who live on the marsh. I don’t do this...

Saturday – 2 nd  July : Early yesterday morning whilst scanning the lagoon field from a vantage point high-up in Hoo Wood, I spotted a black animal lurking amongst the sorrel....

(Click on image to enlarge) Saturday – 11th June: Sunshine streaming through my bedroom curtains encouraged me out of bed early this morning. I had intended to have a lie-in today, but...