Category Archive: Artificial Badger Sett

Badgers still stealing the show at Yew View!

After their cameo appearance on this year’s Autumnwatch, the Yew View badgers are still active on site and I have capture lots of footage of their comings and goings over the last few… Continue reading

Yew View features on BBC Autumnwatch 2017

This week, many of you will have settled down in front of the TV at 8pm, on BBC 2 to watch this year’s series of Autumnwatch. This Autumn, the show is coming from┬áthe… Continue reading

A badger cub & painted lady in pollinator paradise!

Yew View looked simply stunning in the sunshine this week. Everything is bursting into flower and it is, quite literally, a pollinator’s paradise! The wild flower meadow we planted last year is looking… Continue reading

Badger Pamper Session in the Yew View sett!

The badgers at Yew View are gradually spending more and more time in the camera sett. We are capturing some really lovely footage inside the chambers and the new microphone is picking up… Continue reading

Spring flowers, Bees,Latest Tawny Meals & Badger Snoozes from Yew View

Yew View was looking stunning in this week’s sunshine. Everything is beginning to burst into leaf and there are plenty of early nectar sources around for the growing number of bees appearing on… Continue reading

Goldcrest, frogs, rat and wood mice for supper….

We are now heading for the half way point in our tawny owl’s incubation and she’s still sitting strong, thank goodness. Other than a few brief forays outside, she is staying in the… Continue reading

Yew View Tawny Hunting Successes

Our Yew View tawny seems to have settled well into incubation in the box, snoozing most of the day, not worried by the sounds of barking dogs and lawn mowers! As the light… Continue reading

2 Tawny Owl Eggs… the excitement builds….

It has been an exciting and frustrating week, as lots has been happening at Yew View and I can only access the cameras via the iCatcher app. I could not wait to get… Continue reading

Amazing Tawny Action and Badger Bonanza!

Arriving at Yew View this week, the sun was actually shining; a rare occurrence in what seems to have been a long winter of grey and dismal weather. We are all very ready… Continue reading

Badger Sett Snoozes & Tawny Owl Visits

The conditions at Yew View were far from ideal this week. With gale force winds battering the area, I was glad to arrive safely after a hairy drive up the M5. Luckily, I… Continue reading