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BUMBLE BEE WORKSHOP – MANCHESTER MUSEUM – SATURDAY 24th JUNE 2pm-4pm

The Urban Naturalist  Saturday 24th June : 2-4pm The Manchester Museum runs friendly, practical workshops run by leading naturalists. From wild food-foraging and composting to bird song and insect identification, explore biodiversity on our doorstep. Join Leila Nicholson, a local … Continue reading

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Nature and wellbeing

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Two very timely articles (given the situation with the proposed Alex park renovation) on the relationship between nature and wellbeing, have recently appeared in the press. The BBC article reports from the British Ecological Society’s annual meeting, where it was argued … Continue reading

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Beat winter blues with birdsong!

The National Trust has produced a 4min audio recording of birdsong that you can access here along with some info about which birds you are hearing. The National Trust is joint funding (along with University of Surrey and Surrey Wildlife Trust) … Continue reading

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