Nature

Wildlife Wednesday: The thrifty crow’s nest

Photo source Like the name of this blog suggests, magpies are incredibly thrifty creatures and are very adaptable making them an extremely successful species. The opening post of the Wildlife Wednesday series explained how to identify their nests. Magpies are...

Wildlife Wednesday: Nest time

May is my favourite month of the year: the warmer weather has arrived, the days are longer, the bluebells are blooming but my most favourite reason of all is that it is nest season. There are nests everywhere yet they...

Wildlife Wednesday: Live bird cams

Last Wednesday I introduced a new series on The Thrifty Magpies Nest called Wildlife Wednesday and talked about how easy it is to watch wildlife and that it’s an activity that anyone can do for free. I love this time...

Wildlife Wednesday: The magpies nest

Let me introduce you to a new feature here at The Thrifty Magpies Nest; it’s called Wildlife Wednesday and will be all about, you’ve guessed it… wildlife! Wildlife watching is something anyone can do, pretty much anywhere, at any time...