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

European Herring and Lesser Black-backed Gulls

By: Elliot Montieth
26 June 2018

The European Herring Gull (Larus argentatus) and Lesser Black-backed Gull (Larus fuscus), are arguably the most familiar ‘seagulls’ we encounter on a daily in Britain. The misconception is that to the general public these iconic … 

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HOS Bird and Nature weekend 2018

By: Amy Hall
22 June 2018

The HOS and Cameron Bespolka Trust Young Birder's Camp 2018. Special thanks to Wild New Forest for organising the field work!!


 Read more about a great weekend here 

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Goldcrests VS Firecrests

By: Amy Hall
5 January 2018

Winter in the UK brings with it some interesting migrant species, particularly the influx of Hawfinches earlier on in the winter, however my highlight of the winter in Cornwall was the increase in the numbers of Firecrests on campus.

These gorgeous … 

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Cornell 2017 - What I got out of the event

By: Max Hellicar
12 September 2017

The Cornell Young Birders’ Event 2017 was absolutely amazing. Words don’t do justice to how incredible these few days truly were… 

It was a privilege and absolutely fantastic to learn and be given advice from those at the … 

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Birdfair 2017

By: Amy Hall
23 August 2017

The British Birdwatching Fair is a highlight of the year for my local reserve, Rutland Water, as it hosts thousands of visitors from all over the world to share in their passion for birds.

I have been fortunate to attend the fair quite a few times … 

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