Whispers from the Wood, Ep 4: Animal Tracks & Signs

James is out walking in a conifer forest today and he's found some interesting clues to animal activity. This is a good opportunity to examine animal tracks & signs, as we uncover what has been feeding on the spruce cones. Also you can learn abut how to identify the Sitka Spruce tree, one of our most common forestry trees in the UK.

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Whispers from the Wood, Ep 3: How To Create a Nature Journal

Lea gives viewers a look into the pages of her nature journals, sharing how she uses them as learning aids and inspiration. Journalling is an effective way to record and enhance your own nature connection journey. Lea gives you tips on how to start your own journal today.

Whispers from the Wood is a regular video series funded by and exclusively for our lovely Patrons. Each week we dive into experienced we've had during our nature connection journey and we also support you along your journey to a deeper connection to the natural world with craft ideas, insights and stories.

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Whispers from the Wood, Ep 2: A Treasure from the Forest

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How To Identify Field Maple in Summer

Learn how to confidently identify the Field Maple (Acer campestre) in the summer.
Seriously boost your tree identification skills with this video course. Presented by James Kendall, Lead Bushcraft Instructor & Social Forester at Woodland Classroom Ltd.

In summer, we have the leaves to rely on to make a positive ID, but I show you other signs to look out for so you can identify more key features, on your way to becoming a tree expert. You'll never look at a tree the same way again!

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How To Forage Winberries (bilberry)

I show you one of my favourite wild foods, the winberry. Many call it bilberry. Learn how to identify it, where it grows and how to pick it quickly. This is an amazing free food to forage and grows abundantly in uplands. I am using these tasty berries to make a summer pudding, which will be the subject of another video.

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