Welcome to Wild things!
Wild things! is an award winning environmental education charity based in Findhorn, on the magnificent Moray Firth, in Scotland. We provide inspiring wilderness, nature based, and outdoor learning experiences for all ages and abilities. We have courses and activities suitable for all, regardless of learning challenges, physical difficulties, financial constraints…or even a fear of spiders!
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The Dreaded Giant Hogweed is Back!
It is that time of year again…..the dreaded Giant Hogweed is upon us! It is time to roll up our sleeves, get outdoors, and get busy digging. We will be meeting every Saturday at Waterford, near Moray Wastebusters, at 10am throughout the Spring and Summer. Local pickups are available and tea, coffee and spades will … Continued27 Feb 2017 |
Health and Wellbeing in the Outdoors
What a wonderful session we had earlier today, led by our resident Ethnobotanist Jennie Martin. We were out looking at Winter Tree Identification with our Health and Wellbeing group, discovering the remarkable range of characteristics which can be used to differentiate trees at this time of year. We were truly blessed with some wonderful weather and a … Continued17 Feb 2017 |
Winter Tree I.D.
Watch our resident ethnobotanist, Jennie Martin, explain the key features used to identify a Silver Birch tree. If you have ever wanted to learn some techniques for identifying trees without their leaves you can join Jennie on our Winter Tree Walk, on the 5th February. We will explore the woodlands around Findhorn and Moray, learning how … Continued30 Jan 2017 |
We are very fortunate to have Gordon Buchanan, Wildlife Filmaker of over twenty years, as our Patron.
“The work that Jennie and her team do to encourage people from all backgrounds and abilities to get outside, learn about, experience the great outdoors is really inspiring and I look forward to working with them to support this extremely valuable work.”
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