Tag Archives: winter

BBC WinterWatch – woodland

The BBC’s AutumnWatch and SpringWatch have been hugely popular. Now the team braves the cold and ice to bring you WinterWatch. This season is probably the toughest for wildlife, with freezing temperatures and food shortages making survival a constant struggle. Among … Continue reading

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The breathtaking beauty of the tree

In the height of summer, I remembered this picture which I took last February during that spell of extremely cold bright weather. The  unusual  weather created the ideal conditions for hoarfrost to form over a hedgerow oak in fields close … Continue reading

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Winter trees still in the landscape

This is the last chance saloon to enjoy one of the glories of the British landscape – the stark beauty of bare winter trees against the skyline. Despite late frosts and dampening fogs, spring is gradually staking its seasonal claim as … Continue reading

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