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Parakeets in Pengam Park!

But that’s not the only wildlife on show at Lamby Lake (Parc Tredelerch). Tonight I took an evening stroll around our local lake, hoping to get some photos for weekly Twitter event #WildCardiffHour, and it did not disappoint! My trek around the trails started with spotting the usual suspects: the swans and coots have had […]

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Help to map your local wildlife this weekend

Cardiff joins 400+ global cities in City Nature Challenge 2021  This weekend, Cardiffians are invited to participate in the 2021 City Nature Challenge; an epic, global citizen science project to collect information about our local wildlife. City Nature Challenge is a BioBlitz event between the 30th of April and the 3rd May, where people attempt to […]

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Tweeting out of Tremorfa: the weekly wild hour taking Cardiff by storm

Since its launch in June 2019, every Tuesday from 7-8pm on Twitter, #WildCardiffHour has invited residents from across Cardiff to share their pictures and stories of the green places they’ve visited, and the nature they’ve seen. Originally set up with the support of UpRising Cymru in 2019, #WildCardiffHour aims to reconnect city communities with their […]

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Birds from the Back Garden: avian adventures of the Splott bird scene

To banish the boredom in these challenging days of #StayAtHome, I’ve been snapping some of the birds in the back garden and wondering what they might get up to behind the scenes.  Here’s a collection of the feathered friends who visit my garden in Splott and their make-believe lives beyond the bird-feeder. I hope you […]

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From Kingfishers to Carp: Parc Tredelerch is a wildlife haven worth visiting (and it’s just outside Tremorfa!)

Cardiffians are familiar with the lovely Roath Park Lake, Sophia Gardens, Bute Park and the Bay, but for us here in Splott, there’s a wildlife park just around the corner which has a 40,000 square meter lake at its heart.  Today Inksplott introduces Parc Tredelerch, found on the edge of Tremorfa. Parc Tredelerch is situated […]

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