The Wilden Marsh Blog

12th March 2012: Lots happening on the marsh last week. It’s as if spring squeezed through the marsh backdoor when it was left ajar. There is no mistaking it! The frogs...

10th March 2012: … I found frog spawn in various standing waters around the marsh this morning, but toad spawn only in North Pond. Some of the toad spawn is overlaid...

10th March 2012: Soon after dawn this morning I crept gingerly past trees festooned with dead, dry and brittle branches, towards the heronry. I knew it was too early in the...

8th March 2012: It was a beautiful moonlit night yesterday, but this evening the full moon was hidden by clouds. I should have visited the marsh last night, but I didn’t – I went tonight....

6th March 2012: What else is happening on the marsh this month, Mike, apart from badgers and foxes giving birth to their cubs? Well, there will be plenty of things happening on...