Challenging Habitat Blog

Outdoor Daily III

Can you tell an oak from a chestnut, wild cherry from a beech or ash and a holly from a hazel, by just looking at the bark? How about the difference between young and mature trees? For some… Read More

Outdoor Daily

Grass, rush or sedge? My colleague Paul, ecologist, let me into the ‘secret’ of how to tell them apart: “Rushes are round, sedges have edges and grasses have holes like a**es.” To make that slightly more technical, we… Read More