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Wellbeing and Wildlife Monitoring

Written by Sally. Improve Your Health with Wildlife Monitoring Looking for a new hobby? An interest in the world around you not only benefits you personally but has the potential to make major impacts on your world. Going out in

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Guide to Jersey Amphibians

In Jersey, you can find three species of Amphibians; the Spiny Toad (known locally as the Crapaud or the Jersey Toad), Palmate Newt and lastly the Agile Frog.  Heres a handy guide to help you identify these species. Crapaud (Bufo

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Toad Watch 2018

Toad watch is a joint initiative between us, the Jersey Biodiversity Centre, the Jersey Amphibian and Reptile Group (JARG) and the Department of the Environment. These three groups are working to monitor and protect Jersey’s toad, Bufo spinosus by recording sightings of the animal at all life

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Banded Centipede Identification

Here’s a simple species to identify from our centipede training 2017. The Banded Centipede (Lithobius veriegatus) can be identified apart from other centipedes as it has purple bands on its legs and centrally along its back. We are hoping to

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Bizarre animal survey

Over this past weekend we have been on a discovery quest. The treasure we are hunting is a bizarre group of animals that many people will have seen in their gardens – millipedes, centipedes and woodlice! It’s not surprising that Jersey’s

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Reindeer food – wildlife friendly

Make your own reindeer food/wildlife friendly version so if any other creatures sniff out the food it won’t harm them. What you will need: An empty clean jam jar with lid Oats Bird seed mix Optional – dried fruit such

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Simply Christmas Nature Workshops

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Deadly Predators & Toxic Decomposers – Evening Talk

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Millipede, Centipede and Woodlice Workshop 2017

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Big Butterfly Count 2017

http://www.bigbutterflycount.org/about This year again, we need you to help us and count our butterflies! As they react very quickly to climate and environment changes, their distribution is essential to understand biological and natural processes. Besides, it will help us identifying

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