Latest Springwatch Stories
Wild red deer on the Isle of Rum, which were featured in the BBC TV series Autumnwatch, are rutting earlier in the year, a study shows.
By Peter Ranscombe AS THEY soar gracefully high above the cliffs and mountains of Mull, every beat of two young sea eagles' wings will be tracked using the very latest satellite technology.
By Jenny Haworth Environment Correspondent IT COULD be the animal's large appealing eyes and attractive furry features. Or it could be its association with popular television shows and films from Springwatch to Harry Potter.
A FREE family festival staged to celebrate the pounds 107,000 restoration of a wildlife haven and was featured on television may be repeated next year. Up to 3,000 visitors enjoyed the festival, which was held at Thimblemill Recreation and Entertainment Centre in Smethwick on June 8.
- Withering but not falling off, as a blossom that persists on a twig after flowering.