Woodland Trust

Nature's CalendarNature Detectives

Elder buds are starting to burst - have you seen any news leaves yet this year?

Bluebells. iStockphoto.com
conker. iStockphoto.comseasonal events

Watching the seasons involves looking out for events during spring and autumn

What are these 'events'?

Well, they're things like the first flowers opening on bluebells, the first blue tits collecting materials to build their nests, or the first autumn colours to appear on the trees.

Have a look through the list on the left-hand side to discover what nature gets up to under our very eyes!