Tag Archives: Toad

The generally now misnamed Frog Foray!

If you’re free on Friday, 3 April at 9.00 pm what better thing to do than popping down to the pond for the first great Frog Foray of the new decade, led by Chris Jones, our very own wildlife expert. … Continue reading

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Dates for your diary

Some dates for your diary: Friday, 31 March for our annual evening Frog Foray at the pond; Sunday, 11 June in the Church Barn, our Summer Splash Out and Friends’ AGM; and Sunday, 16 July in the afternoon for our … Continue reading

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Busy times at the pond

Under a starry sky, last night’s enjoyable frog foray brought to an end a busy seven days down at the pond. Kicking off with Saturday’s Spring work morning, Monday evening then found 20 enthusiastic Brownies from the Great Denham Pack seeking out … Continue reading

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Species survey

Our friends from the Bedfordshire Reptile and Amphibian Group visited and surveyed the pond again this month, and have reported a good population of great crested newts. They had no difficulty finding eggs, even this late in the season, and also found … Continue reading

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Second time lucky?

Yes and no. Yes, there were no frogs. But at part 2 of this year’s frog foray yesterday evening, happily in better weather, toads were croaking and one was spotted. And in the water five newts were spied swimming around. … Continue reading

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