June (39 posts)
Friday 5 June 2009, 12:18
Most of the competitors have arrived in Cardiff, getting to know the city and each other, having rehearsals and giving interviews for the TV and radio coverage.
On Thursday night, they were welcomed to Cardiff and the competition at a party at their hotel. It was their first chance to meet the army...
Thursday 4 June 2009, 14:16
We've come to the end of our time here at Lake Vyrnwy and the concealed bird hides are gradually being dismantled.
Wednesday 3 June 2009, 15:37
Bats were recently featured on Springwatch when the team here managed to sync up the thermal imaging cam with a device that recorded the sound of the bats echo locating, so it was audible to our ears..
Wednesday 3 June 2009, 14:10
The more observant of you will have noticed that we've recently moved location. I know some of you were getting bored of the lake view but it's hard not to be impressed by the vista up here.
Tuesday 2 June 2009, 11:00
Monday 1 June 2009, 15:43
You may have already read that we visited red kites at Gigrin Farm last week.
Monday 1 June 2009, 15:20
Chris Watson has been down to the conifer woods recording the second goshawk pair we're currently watching for Springwatch.
Monday 1 June 2009, 13:10
There are also a number of species of the crow family present.
Monday 1 June 2009, 11:55
Sad news after the weekend as the three dipper chicks all succesfully fledged but one drowned as it became entangled in the grill which the birds had to fly through, to escape to the outside world from the relative safety of their nest.