Osa Conservation – Costa Rica Part 3: Wildlife Galore; The Rainforest Habitat, Species & Research

You very quickly become part of the ‘Osa Family’ at Piro. A shared passion for wildlife and a desire to do something that will make a difference, pulls you together like no other… Continue reading

Osa Conservation – Costa Rica Part 2: The Adventure Begins …….

Nothing quite prepares you for being in the rainforest in Costa Rica. The heat and humidity is almost overwhelming to start with. My visit was at the beginning of the rainy season, but… Continue reading

Osa Conservation – Costa Rica Part 1: My Journey to Piro Biological Station

I have been struggling to know where to start to document the brief, but life-changing experience I had in Costa Rica last week! I will be attempting to share this incredible trip with… Continue reading

Costa Rica, here I come!

I can hardly believe that at 6.15am tomorrow morning, I begin the most exciting trip of my lifetime… to the Osa Peninsula in Costa Rica. I will be based at the Piro Biological… Continue reading

The Bumble Bee Trust at BBC Countryfile Live!

Had a great day at Countryfile Live Show at Blenheim Palace on Thursday, when I volunteered on the Bumble Bee Conservation Stand. The show was packed with activities, talks and demonstrations and the… Continue reading

The Badger stays in our Sett Chamber during the day!

There was much excitement when I arrived at YewView to find a badger in the sett… during the day! We have had quite a lot of night visits with individuals staying for increasingly… Continue reading

Wonderful Woodpeckers, Squirrels on the move & Swallow families

I was keen to get back up to the cameras this week to see what had been happening with our squirrel at Yew View, who gave birth last week. I had been keeping… Continue reading

Getting ready for Costa Rica with the Olympus TG-5 Tough

You may remember me writing about a very exciting trip I am going on, to the Osa Peninsula in Costa Rica. This trip is now only a week away. I am joining the… Continue reading

Squirrel Babies, Otters and Fighting Badgers

An exciting week of footage at Yew View this week! It is always good to look through the cameras to see what has happened during the week. As I had set up a… Continue reading

Bushnell Fallow Deer Beauties at Silver Trees

A couple of years ago, I was lucky enough to capture some lovely Bushnell clips at a wonderful site in Cannock Chase. Silver Trees Holiday Park is 20 acres of private beautiful woodland… Continue reading