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15 months in 15 minutes

15 months in 15 minutes

My name is Phil Golder, and I’ve been the Pinewood Ecologist apprentice based at RSPB Abernethy. For those of you that don’t know the Abernethy National Nature Reserve (NNR), it reputedly contains the largest remaining fragment of Caledonian forest. It’s … Continue reading

Helo Hwyl fawr (Hello Goodbye)

So I’m in the final couple of days of my Natural Talent Apprenticeship. It’s been a really good year and I’m somewhat sad it’s coming to an end, but, I have good news! Come later this month I’ll be starting … Continue reading

What I’ve been up to…

I thought I would write a quick update to let you know what I’ve been up to since my Natural Talent Apprenticeship ended in March. I was really sad when it ended – everyone says it but the year really … Continue reading

The calm before a storm

The calm before a storm

This blog comes courtesy of once-Hurricane Bertha. The current spate of bad weather means that I currently can’t get out onto the hills, leaving me with time to briefly reflect on some highlights of the past few months. Every cloud… … Continue reading