The Wilden Marsh Blog


Lots of Carabus granulatus (Ground beetle) in Hoo Brook Pasture today,

There are plenty of fish swimming around in various Wilden Marsh ponds and pools, and North Pond is a particular favourite with pike, trout and eels. I found this dead pike in North Pond this morning with two puncture marks close to its head, either a result of a heron stabbing or, more likely I think, otter teeth. Otters will be dining on toads in North Pond at the moment, and probably… Read More

Marsh frogs spawn on top of fence and gateposts for some reason.

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