Winter is great for animal tracking-with lots of juicy soft mud and sometimes snow just waiting for a furry or feathered foot to step in it!
So eyes down and see who’s put their foot in it!
Here are some guides to get you started:
Can you identify badger tracks?
Tracks in the snow
Why not make your own animal tracker and detect who’s been passing through your garden!
See RSPB's Make An Animal Tracker.
This is part of the Becoming A Winter Nature Detective information.