How can you help with documentation of the natural history of the village?
Some people may have recorded nature diaries – from the casual observation of dates of first flowering of snowdrops to comprehensive daily observations of some aspect of wildlife. All these records can be entered into a wordprocessor – once computerised they are much more accessible to others. There are now several national surveys which you can take part in, many of which are internet-based and include the following:
Bird Atlas 2007-2011
A four year project to map the distribution of Britain’s wintering and breeding birds – click on the Atlas link