The Bearded Tit’s Podcast
Photography’s Role in Conservation ft Joseph Gray #15

Photography’s Role in Conservation ft Joseph Gray #15

June 2, 2020

In this Podcast I chat to Joesph Gray who worked for various conservation groups like Back from the brink and project seagrass. He also mentions life after university and the skills needed.In the news I talk about the white storks that have bred in the UK, the first since the 1400s.

Nature Reserve of the Week: Kennall Vale

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Why You Should Love Plants & Garden Wildlife ft Nick Gates #14

Why You Should Love Plants & Garden Wildlife ft Nick Gates #14

May 26, 2020

I'm joined by Nick Gates, a broadcaster, writer and vlogger who has worked on many wildlife programmes. We talk about how to encourage and nurture wildlife into your garden and those unsung heroes the plants!

News - Lockdown Helps Plants!

Nature reserve of the week - RSPB Minsmere

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Pond Wildlife Photography & Wildlife Pond Tips ft Neil Philips #13

Pond Wildlife Photography & Wildlife Pond Tips ft Neil Philips #13

May 18, 2020

I'm joined by Neil philips aka pondman as he shares his passion for pond photography giving tips on the subject and buildling a wildlife pond.

News - Grey Squirrels No Longer to be released 

Nature reserve of the week - RSPB Rainham Marsh

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Why Everyone Should Love Frogs ft Victoria Hillman #12

Why Everyone Should Love Frogs ft Victoria Hillman #12

May 12, 2020

I'm joined by professional macro photography and frog lover victoria hillman as she shares her passion for the amphibians and we talk about macro set ups and her start in photography.

News - Golden age of amphibian discovery

Nature reserve of the week - London Wetland Centre

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How To Be a Successful Nature Writer ft Stephen Moss #11

How To Be a Successful Nature Writer ft Stephen Moss #11

May 5, 2020

This week I'm joined my Springwatch's original producer and prolific nature writer Stephen Moss as we talk about coming up with titles and book pitches as well as his career at the BBC.

Nature Reserve of the Week - Ham Wall

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How to Engage The Public with Nature ft Heather Devey & Cain Scrimgeour #10

How to Engage The Public with Nature ft Heather Devey & Cain Scrimgeour #10

April 28, 2020

This week I'm joined my Wild Intrigue Foundered Heather Devey & Cain Scrimgeour as we talk about getting people interested in nature via pizza, doughnuts and muffins. We also chat about natural englands decision to take wild peregrine chicks for falconry and where both there careers started.

Nature Reserve of the Week - Pensthorpe

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Filming Pacific Salmon ft Austin Ferguson #9

Filming Pacific Salmon ft Austin Ferguson #9

April 21, 2020

I speak to fellow fish fanatic Austin Ferguson about his work and filming Pacific Salmon around Seattle. In the news I talk about the sea eagles that are turning up all over England.

Nature Reserve of the Week: Rogie Falls

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Animal Taboos & Being a Sustainable Photographer (Vegan, Long Haul Flights) ft Kevin Murphy #8

Animal Taboos & Being a Sustainable Photographer (Vegan, Long Haul Flights) ft Kevin Murphy #8

April 14, 2020

In the news I look at fussy cuttlefish that prefer shrimp, chat to Kevin murphy about being a eco photographer and also his new book Not so fluffy full of funny animal facts. 

Nature Reserve of the Week: WWT Slimbridge 

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Prints: Are they are still relevant? ft Vince Cater (Fotospeed) #7

Prints: Are they are still relevant? ft Vince Cater (Fotospeed) #7

April 12, 2020

In this podcast I speak with Vince Cater of Fotospeed about photographic prints and if they are still relevant for modern photography as well as sharing ways to increase the value of your photos.

Nature Reserve of the week: Loch Garten

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Rewildling is it worth the hassle? ft Peter Cooper #6

Rewildling is it worth the hassle? ft Peter Cooper #6

April 11, 2020

I chat with Peter Cooper an expert in rewildling, What is it? Do we need it and of course a bit of beaver!

Nature Reserve of the week: Dungeness

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