The Wilden Marsh Blog


There is still too much flood water at the southern end of the North Pond Chain; finishing the willow coppicing at its outflow into the River Stour will have to wait again. I felled the last 3 of a 30 plus stand of tall alders growing along the stock fence in the northern corridor, and dressed the remaining stools instead. I’m leaving the twin alder for now (in the  centre of the first… Read More

Sunrise: 08.15 Sunset: 03.56

Sunrise: 08.09 Sunset: 03.54

Sunrise: 05.06    Sunset: 09.24

Sunrise: 07.22  Sunset: 04.23 This is a view looking down the northern corridor, towards Kidderminster. On the right is the withy wood and Wilden Lane. To the left is the north pasture and the River Stour. At the far end of this image, on the left of the small orange pointed tree, is North Pond. I like to sit here on dark nights, watching the animals cross  from withy wood to the… Read More