As The Ecologist puts it:

“NearbyWild was created to celebrate and enhance the local wildlife where we live.”

NearbyWild was inspired by Robert Macfarlane’s The Wild Spaces of Essex.

Whether it’s rewilding an urban lawn, protecting wildflower road verges, learning about bees and butterflies or discovering the fun of meeting the wildlife that is there right under your nose, we’ll help you with it.

brown hare
Brown Hare: larger and reddish coat. Ears longer and with black tips

Content is produced mostly by lifelong naturalist, wildlife campaigner and photographer Jo Cartmell, with help from wildlife cameraman Stephen de Vere and contributions from other enthusiasts and experts.

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