March 2019

The North Norfolk coast is a wonderful place to see seals and, in one area, this breeding season has seen the highest number of Grey seals born since recording began. On Blakeney Point, which is a National Trust Nature Reserve, … Continue reading

February 2019

Back in Norfolk in time for the beginning of spring. Many people will be starting to tidy up in their gardens this month but let’s not be too hasty. All those dead leaves and branches will be sheltering amphibians and … Continue reading

January 2019

Our last month in Svalbard. There are several types of seals in the waters around Svalbard and the two that we saw were the Harbour seal and the Bearded seal. The Harbours seem to like resting on or near the … Continue reading

December 2018

Back to the ice! There are many types of terns in the world but the one we saw in Svalbard was, obviously, the Arctic tern. This bird spends its breeding season in the Arctic then migrates as far south as … Continue reading