Lissotriton Vulgaris (Smooth Newts) Sotted by Unofficial Newt Survey on 7 May 2023 Statistics Length: 7-11cmAverage lifespan: 6 years Conservation status Protected in the UK under the Wildlife and Countryside Act, 1981.
Spotted by Volunteer Morgan on 11/06/2021. The exact species of newt found here is under dispute! We were originally told this was a smooth newt. But it was larger, bumpy and darker and we believe it may be a female GCN. We have since captured other smooth newts you can […]
We are exploring the pondlife in Ten Acres pond by pond with a series of pond dipping activities. We will add them here grouped by pond as each will have thier own set of pondlife in them. This is “The Ravine” a small pond near basecamp 1 with some logs […]