Lend an ear to your Galloway guide, Lucy.
Join her for an audio journey through the year in Galloway Forest Park. She'll be getting up early and staying up late so you don't have to - from spring's dawn chorus through to chilly winter meteor showers.
Ranger Rambles is your audio guide to what’s happening in the Galloway Forest Park. Each podcast usually lasts between 10-20 minutes.
Latest: Ranger Rambles 3, Autumn 2011 (mp3, 4Mb). The top five wildlife species to keep an eye out for during Autumn in the forest park. Duration: 4 minutes 20 seconds.
Ranger Rambles 2, April 2011 (mp3, 10Mb).
Andrew Shankland joins Lucy for a walk along the Lade Trail at Kirroughtree, explaining its industrial origins. The Lade Trail project has been supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund through the Sulwath Connections Landscape Partnership.
Ranger Rambles 1, December 2010 (mp3, 9.6Mb).
In this programme we take a look at forestry in the forest park.
Wildlife vox pops, March 2011 (mp3, 1.6Mb)
Countryside Rangers who work in Galloway say why they think it's such a great place to visit to watch wildlife.
Galloway Forest Park Dark Sky Watch
Lucy is joined by Steve, the Dark Sky Park Development Officer, for this monthly tour of the night sky. Listen on your computer, or take it with you into the Dark Sky Park, as we help you explore the sky. Each podcast lasts around 15 minutes.
- This month:
- Observing the night sky in March 2013 (mp3 4.8Mb)
- Previous months:
Observing the night sky in February 2013 (mp3 5.65Mb)
Observing the night sky in January 2013 (mp3 5.65Mb)
Observing the night sky in November 2012 (mp3 5.7Mb)
Observing the night sky in October 2012 (mp3 5.5Mb)
Observing the night sky in February 2012 (mp3 8.6Mb)
Observing the night sky in January 2012 (mp3 6.8Mb)
Observing the night sky in December 2011 (mp3 6Mb)
Observing the night sky in November 2011 (mp3, 7.5Mb)
Observing the night sky in October 2011 (mp3, 7.5Mb)
Observing the night sky in Summer 2011 (mp3, 7Mb)
Observing the night sky in April 2011 (mp3 9.2Mb)
Observing the night sky in March 2011 (mp3 9.5 Mb)
Observing the night sky in February 2011 (mp3 8Mb).
Observing the Geminids meteor shower, 14 December 2010 (mp3 10Mb).
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