Wildlife & nature
Witches' brooms look like a dense tangled bird nest. But what are they and what causes them?
We’re on a mission to futureproof Northern Ireland’s Faughan Valley landscape. It’s good news for wildlife and for the people who live in, work in, or visit the valley.
They may look cute and cuddly, but with fierce teeth and claws and an appetite for small mammals, the elusive pine marten is anything but! Learn more about this iconic woodland species and how we're helping to secure its future.
From fresh flowers and tender leaves to crisp seeds, here are some edible plants to forage in June. These are my top tips on where to find them, and how to turn them into something delicious.
The UK has some wonderfully diverse countryside, but some of our plant species are disappearing forever.
Find out why biodiversity is so important and how you can help protect it. (Photo: David Whitaker)
As the wedding of the year approaches, we take a look at some of the native trees that will be included in the floral displays on the day.