Woodlands can inspire us with a sense of going back in time, to a simpler world, where nature was rich and dominant.
When you look closely, moths are beautiful, diverse and fascinating in their colours, patterns, size and behaviour. There are around 2,500 species of moths in the British Isles. Many of these are fully or partly dependent on trees and woodland.
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