Notes from the Hill (March 2020)

Notes from the Hill (March 2020)

Notes from the Hill By Simon Cooter and the Natural England staff at Rigmoreoak (March 2020) One of the first signs of spring on the hill is when frogspawn appears in the pools dotted around the hill. Some of these small ponds are natural and have formed where there...
Notes from the Hill (Feb 2020)

Notes from the Hill (Feb 2020)

Notes from the Hill By Simon Cooter and the Natural England staff at Rigmoreoak (February 2020) There have been some exciting sightings in recent months of what are very likely to be pine martens in the Stiperstones area. These tree loving mammals, which are related...
Notes from the Hill (Jan 2020)

Notes from the Hill (Jan 2020)

Notes from the Hill By Simon Cooter and the Natural England staff at Rigmoreoak (January 2020) In the last ‘Notes from the Hill’ I focused on the Environmental and Climate Emergency that the world is facing. There is unequivocal evidence that the world is rapidly...
Notes from the Hill (Nov 2019)

Notes from the Hill (Nov 2019)

Notes from the Hill By Simon Cooter and the Natural England staff at Rigmoreoak (November 2019) So it would seem that we have finally realised that the world is experiencing unprecedented loss of wildlife and that we are in an official Environmental and Climate...