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  1. Garden blogs

    Wildlife wonders in the woods and by the water

    Experienced ornithologist and skilled tour leader, Dan Rouse has a passion for all wildlife. Here, she shares her thoughts about a recent trip to see us and recce a route for her upcoming tours.

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    Ten species threatened with extinction – in one field on Waun Las National Nature Reserve

    Imagine a nature reserve with rare species equivalent to the European bison, Sumatran orangutang, snow leopard, polar bear, manatee, black colobus monkey, green sea turtle, giant armadillo, Masai giraffe and the dragon tree? We have one.

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    A year in the life of the Balwen sheep at the National Botanic Garden of Wales

    Balwen sheep are full of character. They are quick witted, independent and incredibly cautious of anything new. They are happy in familiar surroundings and have a terrific memory.

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  4. Garden blogs

    Guide to March’s Wildflowers

    March is the first month of spring and wildflowers are beginning to bloom. Biophilic Wales have made this downloadable guide to help you identify some native wildflowers you can find in March.

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    Solitary bees and where to see them

    When someone mentions bees to you, a honey bee or a bumblebee probably comes to mind. However, there are lots of other bees buzzing about, often unnoticed.

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    The world through an insect’s eyes

    Have you ever wondered why bees have two sets of eyes, or why dragonfly eyes meet on top of their head?

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