Fruits for the future

WildGround News, WildGround

Since the last blog entry there has been a decent amount going on for the team.   Firstly, we have been planting an orchard with Lingey House primary school at …

A bucket of frogs

WildGround News, WildGround

The start of a new month brought with it the start of a new unit. This time it was Environmental Interpretation. Bruce Fergerson of Wild North Discovery came to train …

Tricks up our sleeves

Durham Wildlife Trust News, WildGround

Since our last post, the WildGround team have been working hard all over Gateshead and South Tyneside. Ferndene is really beginning to take shape. In the last few weeks we’ve …

Fungi, Phragmites and Ferndene

Durham Wildlife Trust News, WildGround

Last week we were creating the right habitat for Dingy Skipper butterfly at Colliery Wood, South Tyneside. They need open spaces for basking and a plant called Bird’s-Foot Trefoil for …

Creating a sustainable Forest School

Durham Wildlife Trust News, WildGround

Since the project began, WildGround have established positive links with Lingey House Primary School, Felling, Gateshead. Recently, the school approached our team and asked if we would be interested in …

Fascinating Ferndene

Durham Wildlife Trust News, WildGround

Since the last update we have had a lot of different things going on. First off we ran an amazing education day at Ferndene Park in Ryton. We had a …

We are buzzing!

Durham Wildlife Trust News, WildGround

The WildGround team have been pretty busy over the past few weeks. From Ryton to Rainton; we’ve been all over. Just over a week ago now, we had our last …