Summer on the heath

Education Officer Michael's never happier than when out on the heath at dusk...or in the sunshine...or... He just loves heathland at anytime of day or year!

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More than just heather: Part 2

Find out why we're huge fans of the award-winning commercial forestry plantations of the Thames Basin Heaths Special Protection Area.

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‘Dartfords’ are singing

This is a great time of year to get to know the scratchy song of the Dartford warbler. Sarah reminds us what he sounds like.

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Nervous anticipation

Sarah looks forward to summer, but the stakes are high! There are more than 30 heaths, heathland plantations and heathland training areas at high risk of wildfire.

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Fire Severity Index

The Fire Severity Index is issued daily by the Met Office for England & Wales and is forecast to climb to ‘very high’ by the weekend.

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