Wildlife in my garden

Miranda Hodgson blogs on the wildlife discoveries she makes in her Oxfordshire garden.

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  • Word recognition for the birds

    By Miranda Hodgson
    After years of talking to our bird visitors they are now reacting to a particular word

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  • Tracking bird activity through the ...

    By Miranda Hodgson
    Light snow cover brightens a winter woodland walk by letting you track what birds have been ...

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  • Happy new bee year 

    By Miranda Hodgson
    Bees have emerged from the hive and are busy foraging amongst our spring bulbs

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  • Who's watching who?

    By Miranda Hodgson
    If you look carefully you will see that the birds watch each other as closely as we watch them

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  • Fungi for bees

    By Miranda Hodgson
    Now I know that bees sip the sugary liquid from fungi I shall make them some more

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  • Winged squatters

    By Miranda Hodgson
    Birds will take any opportunity to make homes from our everyday objects - from old coats to ...

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  • Weaving hedges among the trees

    By Miranda Hodgson
    Combining wood brash into hedgerows provides habitats as well as structure in the woodland

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  • Readying the wildlife garden for spring

    By Miranda Hodgson
    The garden is already attractive to wildlife, but there is always more I can do

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  • Season of mellow fruitfulness - and ...

    By Miranda Hodgson
    Autumn is with us again, the fungi appear like magic and the biting midges are out with a ...

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  • Where have all the butterflies gone?

    By Miranda Hodgson
    2016 has been a very poor year for butterflies, but I must try to help those that are on the ...

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  • First forays into beekeeping

    By Miranda Hodgson
    After a swarm arrived in the garden this summer, we decided to give a home to another bee ...

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  • The birds' new feathers

    By Miranda Hodgson
    The robin's feathers have given it extra speed and agility. Will the same happen for the ...

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