Did you know that in December:
The winter solstice occurs on the 21st which is the shortest day with the longest night. This
marks the time when the days start to get longer.
There is little food around so birds search for berries while hungry mammals
will strip bark off trees.
Most insects will migrate or hibernate often tunnelling into the soil to avoid the winter
You may hear blackbirds singing to ward off rival males.
Holly and mistletoe bear their berries.
What to look for in December.
How many of these things will you see?
bark nibbled by animals
Things to do:
Make a bird feeder
Why not feed the birds in your garden by
making a bird feeder. There are several
ways to do this, here are some websites
that you could visit to help you find one to