Zoology

Working with crocs in a frozen world

June 16, 2016 0

Crocodiles may not be the first creature that comes to mind when you think of Norway. And if you are Norwegian you are most likely never going to see, let alone, handle a croc. So […]

ID Guide

Herb Robert (Geranium robertianum) — ID Guide

June 14, 2016 0

Herb Robert (Geranium robertianum) – Ruithéal rí – Geraniaceae Herb-Robert (Geranium robertianum) is perhaps one of our best known native wildflower in the Geranium family. This beautiful little pink flower is accustomed to growing in […]

Zoology

Immersed in the world of the Crocodile

June 7, 2016 0

This May, from the 22nd to the 28th, I was extremely fortunate to have attended, all thanks to Professor Downs, the IUCN crocodile specialist group (CSG) 24th working meeting at Kruger National Park. For me […]

Zoology

Wildlife highlights of the Queensland Coast

June 1, 2016 0

I had always wanted to visit Queensland. A place where rainforest literally meets the sea is probably top of most people’s lists. A trip to visit a friend in Melbourne developed and extended into a […]

ID Guide

Bluebell (Hyacinthoides non-scripta) — ID Guide

May 19, 2016 0

Bluebell (Hyacinthoides non-scripta) – Coinnle corra Asparagaceae One of our best known and most loved spring flowers is bluebell. This beautiful wildflower really does carpet woodland floors throughout April and May. Bluebells can be found […]

Research

What’s the lynx with rabbit poo?

May 16, 2016 1

‘How to discuss lynx using a tenuous link between Portuguese and UK rabbit data sets’ This was scientifically translated to ‘Rabbit haemorrhagic disease and myxomatosis: Disease dynamics and mortality in European rabbit Oryctolagus cuniculus in […]

Zoology

Size isn’t everything

May 3, 2016 0

Why we need to stop ignoring insects and begin to worship them As a student of entomology, I feel this obligation, as an “Insect Ambassador”, to go out and spread the word of insects to […]

ID Guide

Wood Sorrel (Oxalis acetosella) — ID Guide

April 28, 2016 0

Wood Sorrel (Oxalis acetosella) — Seamsóg Oxalidaceae A beautiful, characteristic sign of Spring and a familiar sight to any of you out there who like to take a dander through the woods at this time of year. […]

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