Alan Gane is a local resident and contributes an article on wildlife to the local Link magazine (view here).
Alan recently published a book featuring many previous articles. It is entitled “Lakeland Walking with Wildlife – the jottings of a fell-walking naturalist in England’s Lakeland” and is published by Pen Press at £8.99. It is available at the New Bookshop in Cockermouth and via Amazon (see here) and other on-line publishers. Alan has written a short series of linked pieces about wildlife in the area covered by The Melbreak Communities:
2. Hedgerows and verges
3. Watery habitats.
4. Down in the woods.
5. On the fells.
6. Looking ahead.
Did you enjoy the articles? If so, let us know in the message box below and tell us about anything ‘wild’ you’ve seen in the valley recently.