RESOURCES

Welcome to our resources page, here you will be able to download files we have produced covering different aspects of natural history. Over the coming months and years we hope this will help people and families connect with nature and learn how to identify some of the commoner species close to home.

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SEASHORE SHELLS

There is something about a walk on the beach and finding some beautiful shells that warms our heart, they are a thing of beauty. This sheet is designed to show some of the commoner species around our coastline, so not only can you admire their beauty, but hopefully put a name to them.

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AUTUMN FUNGI

A guide to some of our favourite species. We love looking for mushrooms and adore the different colours and shapes of them, so we hope you will go out in to your local area and find some of these species, any many more! NOTE: Not to be used to identify edible and poisonouns species.

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COMMON BRITISH TREE LEAVES

Our simple guide to some of the 24 commoner British tree species you are likely to encounter in urban and suburban areas. Covering species like Oak, Sycamore, Beech and Ash as well as other commonly planted suburban species like Lime, Rowan and Sweet Chestnut.

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NATIONAL MOTH WEEK 2019

July 20-28 is Moth Week for 2019, so for it we have put together a sheet of some of the commoner and more beautiful moths which hvisit the discover the Wild garden at this time of year. Over the years we have recorded 500 species in our garden so there are lots to find in yours too!

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CRANE'S-BILLS & STORK'S-BILLS

One of the more under appreciated families of flowers here in the UK, the Crane's-bills and the Stork's-bills. Pretty flowers and many are rather common, this guide will help you learn some of the commoner members of this family and a couple of more unusual ones too. 

WINTER TREE BUDS

Our winter tree bud guide covers 24 of the more common species of tree found in urban and suburban areas of the UK. Whilst it does not cover every species you could find, it will help you determine your Oaks from your Limes and your Ash from your Rowan. Enjoy.

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VIOLAS - VIOLETS & PANSIES

Our guide to the species of violas you may find in woodland, hedgerows, arable fields and sand dunes in the UK. We have shown the flowers front on and from the side to see the petals and spurs (a feature that can help you identify these pretty little flowers.

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