Field & Hedgerow
Wayside & Woodland
Out and About
Blog & Links
Blog & Links
My blog - Poetry of Earth
The Peace of Wild Things
Poem by Wendell Berry, an American farmer, writer and enlightened thinker
A 250-acre Somerset nature reserve with conference and educational facilities.
Jekka's Herb Farm
A wonderful local herb farm selling a huge and comprehensive selection of herbs and wild flowers - seeds and plants. Jekka is a national expert on the subject and has won many awards.
An independent public body whose purpose is to protect and improve England’s natural environment and encourage people to enjoy and get involved in their surroundings.
Cam Valley Wildlife Group
Our local wildlife group. Talks, walks and a great point of contact for sharing a passion for nature and wildlife. Also active in conservation.
Somerset Wildlife Trust
Local and national environmental charity with a vision to create living landscapes rich in wildlife where people live happier, healthier lives.
Wild Man Wild Food
Great foraging site.
The Herbwife's Kitchen
Great blog about using local wild plants
When Weeds Whisper
Another lovely blog about herbs
Another great local wildlife blog.
Herbalist and nature lover Lucinda Warner - a lovely and well-written blog with masses of useful information about plants and their uses.
Plants for a Future
Plant database for edible and medicinal plants - fascinating!
School of the Seasons
Lovely site by Waverly Fitzgerald, on living with and appreciating the seasons.
From the natural history series on BBC.
Get involved in recording nature's timings - the science of phenology.
A great blog on natural history and all things seasonal.
Nature and Weather
Peter Conway wonderful nature notes from his South East of England Almanac.
Nature, Art, Environment - and the celebration of local culture involving the land.
Magazine and website promoting ecological sustainability, social justice and spiritual values.
Great photo sharing site. See more of mine under 'marlinmac'.
Websites for photographers and artists