News items which first appeared on Space For Nature during October 2003.
October 2003Feed The Birds Day
In an effort to get more people feeding the birds in their gardens, the RSPB has designated Saturday October 25th as their 'Feed The Birds Day'.
27th October 2003Watch out for garden waxwings
Waxwings (Bombycilla garrulus) are a stunning and rather uncommon winter visiting bird here in Britain. But in some winters, known as eruptive winters, they are much more common. There are early indications that this could be one such winter.
14th October 2003Grow a tree from seed in the garden
The Tree Council are urging gardeners to consider growing native trees from seed collected locally.
14th October 2003Gardens set to change in wake of global warming
The effects of global warming on our gardens, like the rest of the environment, look set to be quite dramatic.
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