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Wildlife to See This Month


Cygnet Migration is the key word this month. You will be impressed when you read what Chris Chappell has to say about Swifts and Painted Ladies.

Boardwalk 180Follow this boardwalk at Catcott or visit other Trust reserves to put Chris Chappell's advice into action.

Blackcap 180You can't go wrong if you follow Chris Chappell's expert advice here. Grab your binoculars and enjoy the delights on offer.

First-PicThis month is an exciting time of major changes in the natural world, as spring gets under way, and winter recedes.

Stonechat 180Before the birds are hidden by the foliage, make the best use of this underrated month to visit some of Somerset's top sites, following Chris Chappell's shrewd advice.

NuthatchChris Chappell recommends the new tower hide at Catcott - but take your boots.

Teal (male) speculumReach for your camera to catch the tones of winter. Chris Chappell suggests possible subjects.

Snipe 180Somerset is swarming with birds in November. Chris Chappell guides you to their habitats.

Garden Spider 180Chris Chappell has detailed information on bird activity in autumn with a focus on ravens. And don't forget the hedgehogs on bonfire night.

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The seasonal colours should make attractive photographs and there is an abundance of possible subjects, says Chris Chappell.