Local Patch Reporters

Badgers feeding
Local Patch Reporter Jonathan Proud captures footage of young badgers feeding in daylight.
Great spotted woodpecker
Local Patch Reporter Zoe Cheadle explains how to identify a male, female and juvenile great spotted woodpecker. 
Blue tit video screenshot.
Local Patch Reporter Duncan Richardson has been finding out how he can use a small computer to monitor wildlife. 
Tawny owl chick that got caught in the rain.
Local Patch Reporter Robert Fuller has been watching tawny owl chicks fledge. 
Sunset, Arne Nature Reserve, East Dorset.
Local Patch Reporter Jennifer Hunt signed up at the last minute to a dusk walk at Arne Nature Reserve, East Dorset. 
Top left is a large but shrivelled common skate eggcase.
Local Patch Reporter Sally Huband has been on a fascinating search for eggcases. 
Great diving beetle.
Local Patch Reporter Ben Dolphin discovers a very noisy great diving beetle under the bonnet of his car. 
Four peregrine falcon chicks, Nottingham Trent University.
Local Patch Reporter Jack Perks visits Nottingham Trent University to observe peregrine falcon chicks being ringed. 
Goldfinches
Local Patch Reporter Sam Hobson has been busy monitoring Bristol’s blossoming birdlife.
Wheatear
Local Patch Reporter Ben Dolphin celebrates the arrival of the wheatear.
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