Young Ambassadors

Meet our Young Ambassadors. These budding naturalists will use their powerful voices to help us engage with children and teenagers, sharing their passion for the natural world.

 

Young Nature Blog

Cornell Lab of Ornithology Bird Event 2019

By: Alex Chapman
8 October 2019

So here I am, sat on my Laptop, in my brand-new Birding Office. The day is Thursday the 18th of July and I returned to England 3 days ago following possibly the best set of combined experiences of my life to date. My inspiration and motivation are … 

read more

 

Bardsey Young Birders Week

By: Guest Blogger
24 September 2019

Young birder George Thomas reports on his experiences at the Bardsey Young Birders Week which ran from 17th-24th August. It is an annual event organised by the Bardsey Bird and Field Observatory. This was a fantastic opportunity for … 

read more

 

Birdfair: The Bespolka Era

By: Elliot Montieth
23 August 2019

For three decades, Rutland Water has hosted to the internationally acclaimed Birdfair; a festival dedicated to the birds, one described by many as the Glastonbury of birding.

Here thousands descend, vast numbers of suppliers from binoculars, … 

read more

 

London National Park City Week

By: Kabir Kaul
14 August 2019

This post is about the week London was declared the world's first ever National Park City, a designation encouraging cities to become greener, healthier and wilder.

22nd July 2019I had just returned from a short trip to Hungary the day before, and … 

read more

 

The Blackcap adapting to climate change

By: Alex Chapman
24 July 2019

Traditionally, Blackcaps arrive in the UK and Ireland to form our breeding populations from early April, with the females often arriving a week or two later than the males, breeding in scrubby woodland habitat.

It is believed that being a versatile … 

read more