A collection of articles by Ross Bentley
Ladybirds cluster in winter
Overwintering ladybirds are often found in clusters – a formation that offers a number of advantages to aid survival.
Time to pay attention to house sparrows
As the temperate autumn has shifted to an overcast winter, the sparrows in my garden have been a wonderful source of entertainment that brightens the day.
The fly agaric’s Christmas connections
I headed across Sudbury’s water meadows in search of toadstools and wild mushrooms – for this is the season of fungi.