The Wilden Marsh Blog

The sky above Wilden Marsh was dark but clear this evening. A large, bright, full moon crept above Hoo Wood Hill, taking the edge off the darkness as I walked along the...

Sunrise: 06.39   Sunset: 07.46 The toads arrived at North Pond yesterday. I checked out the pond on Wednesday, but no toads. They were 22 days earlier last year.    

Sunrise: 06.58   Sunset: 05.45 Last summer, at the northern end of the marsh, before the mass tree felling, I selected a small willow thicket to use as living scaffolding for...

Sunrise: 06.19 Sunset: 06.17 Female toads have arrived, and North Pond is churning this evening. As I switched my head torch to full beam, hundreds of little bright flashing eyes stared...