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Compassion Transcends Species: How I Captured an Injured Common Buzzard to Save His Life

Step into the heart of the forest with me as I recount an unforgettable encounter that changed the course of a majestic creature’s life. As a frequent visitor to this natural haven, I had come to expect glimpses of wild animals, but this particular day would be different. As I roamed through the dense woods, … Continue reading “Compassion Transcends Species: How I Captured an Injured Common Buzzard to Save His Life”

Chimney Sweeper (Odezia Atrata) – My Enchanting Encounter with a Friendly Moth

Join me on a captivating journey through nature as I recount my extraordinary encounter with a delightful Chimney Sweeper moth (Odezia Atrata). As I embarked on one of my regular walks, the idyllic surroundings unfolded before me – a dirt road flanked by a mesmerizing meadow adorned with a tapestry of vibrant flowers. The air … Continue reading “Chimney Sweeper (Odezia Atrata) – My Enchanting Encounter with a Friendly Moth”

Eurasian Wrens – Document of Development from Hatchlings in Ground Nest to Fledglings in Forest

Join me on an extraordinary journey into the heart of the woods, where I stumble upon a hidden treasure — a ground nest of the Eurasian Wren (Troglodytes Troglodytes). As an avid herbalist (and a passionate birder), I embarked on a daily hike with the intention of harvesting Ajuga Reptans, but little did I know … Continue reading “Eurasian Wrens – Document of Development from Hatchlings in Ground Nest to Fledglings in Forest”

Playful European Badger Cubs Taking Tumbles – Compilation of Trail Cam Videos

Get ready to be overwhelmed by an adorable spectacle of nature! My latest video compilation captures the mischievous antics of playful European Badger cubs as they embark on their nightly adventures. These precious little furballs, born to a proud Badgers, are at that delightful stage where their curiosity knows no bounds. Set against the backdrop … Continue reading “Playful European Badger Cubs Taking Tumbles – Compilation of Trail Cam Videos”

Greater Stitchwort (Rabelera Holostea) – Exploring the Folklore Secrets of This Medicinal Herb

Welcome to our captivating journey into the realm of the Greater Stitchwort (Rabelera Holostea), an extraordinary plant found flourishing beside a serene freshwater spring in the heart of the forest. Join me as I explore its appearance, identification, fascinating uses, medicinal properties, and the enchanting folklore beliefs it has evoked across various parts of Europe. … Continue reading “Greater Stitchwort (Rabelera Holostea) – Exploring the Folklore Secrets of This Medicinal Herb”

Preparing for Fox Cubs’ First Venture Out of the Den

As you know by now, this story started with the sett of the Injured Badger, who passed away due to his injury two winters ago. His sett lay dormant and abandoned for almost two years, when it was discovered by a young badger, whom I now call Bandit the Badger. Bandit’s work to refurbish the … Continue reading “Preparing for Fox Cubs’ First Venture Out of the Den”

From Toxic to Medicinal: Discovering the Diversity of Springtime Plants

As the winter’s icy grip loosens its hold, a remarkable transformation takes place in the natural world. Delicate shoots emerge from the thawing ground, revealing a stunning array of plants that bring life and vibrancy to the awakening landscape. Welcome to “Spring’s Awakening,” a captivating video journey that delves into the enchanting world of plants … Continue reading “From Toxic to Medicinal: Discovering the Diversity of Springtime Plants”

The Circle of Life in the Woods: The Heartwarming Story of Two Badgers

Once upon a time, in the heart of a lush and vibrant forest, there lived an old badger. He was full of life, and had spent many a winter digging out his sett to make it fit for his life. One fall, while preparing for the long and harsh winter ahead, he got injured and … Continue reading “The Circle of Life in the Woods: The Heartwarming Story of Two Badgers”

Unexpected Roommates: Badgers and Foxes Share Sett

After I found out that a young badger has taken over the sett of an old badger who had passed away due to an injury, I discovered there was a side entrance to the sett on a nearby slope which also showed signs of being used. I set up a trail camera to monitor the … Continue reading “Unexpected Roommates: Badgers and Foxes Share Sett”

Bandit the Badger Caught on Trail Camera with a Friend

The Injured Badger Hole Adventure is not over until it’s over. Bandit the Badger decided that the old sett deserves a new lease on life and made the adventure go on. After reclaiming the abandoned sett and cleaning it up for him to call home, my trail camera captured the moment when Bandit was joined … Continue reading “Bandit the Badger Caught on Trail Camera with a Friend”