Notes from the ‘armchair naturalists’ – connecting through nature to beat coronavirus isolation

There is so much that the “armchair naturalist” can observe if s/he takes a few minutes' break from working on the computer or reading the newspaper and books, through the window, at the world outside. This morning, for example, I noticed a wren (Troglodytes troglodytes) on the wooden fence at the back of our tiny … Continue reading Notes from the ‘armchair naturalists’ – connecting through nature to beat coronavirus isolation

Welcome to spring

If you’re in self isolation due to coronavirus, here’s how the great outdoors looks today - welcome to spring. I’ll be taking lots of photos, recording a few videos and considering launching a podcast to help all you ‘armchair naturalists’ dig deep and come healthily through being confined to barracks. Stay fit and well. Simon … Continue reading Welcome to spring