#ColoursOfTheCountryside

By showing present and future generations the important role of conservation in the natural world, together we can all make a positive impact.

In a world fraught with uncertainty, CRT want you to join our online community. 
We want to provide positivity and encourage mental wellness by bringing the outdoors, indoors, to provide a little spark of joy and happiness through our Colours of the Countryside campaign. 

We'll be updating this section with content to inspire you with the #ColoursOfTheCountryside and top tips on animals, birds and plants you might see in your back garden. 

Keep an eye on social media and the #ColoursOfTheCountryside blog to get involved – your descriptions might make it online or even into our Friendship magazine, The Lark.

Donate to #ColoursOfTheCountryside campaign

Fairy Garden

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Egg Head Planters

These Egg Head Planters are a great way to teach children about germination in a fun and simple way. Read more

Skylark in Stubble Puzzle - Hard

The decline of the skylark in Britain is attributed to the switch from spring to autumn sowing of cereals and the resulting loss of winter stubbles. Read more

Can you name these four species?

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Video Plant Challenge

Get the kids guessing the fruit and vegetables Education Manager is growing on here allotment during lockdown! Read more

Red-tailed bumblebee Puzzle

Did you know you can see red-tailed bumblebees emerge in early spring, feeding on flowers all the way through to the autumn! Read more

Comma Butterfly Puzzle

Did you know the scalloped edgesorange and brown colour of the wings are to camouflage the hibernating adults amongst dead leaves during winter? Read more