Social Media

You can find me on the following social media platforms...

Muddy Faces


Ponds can be a brilliant resource for home, school, early years settings and Forest School. The learning opportunities are wide.

Divided into sub sections with links to pond guides; pond dipping; ponds & learning; pond safety.

Outdoor Hub

Pond guides

Mini ponds

Pond dipping

Ponds & learning

Pond safety

See also

Reptiles & amphibians

Links to key organisations, projects and initiatives focussing on sharing information and promoting the conservation of reptiles and amphibians.

Read More about Reptiles & amphibians


Links to key organisations, projects and initiatives, UK-based and global, focussing on sharing information and promoting the conservation of wildlife and its habitats.

Read More about Wildlife

Creating an outdoor setting

Guides, reports, studies and projects offering insights into designing, creating or improving your outdoor setting to provide safe, inspiring, accessible opportunities to play and learn outdoors.

Arranged, as much as possible, in chronological order.

Read More about Creating an outdoor setting

Muddy Faces shop

Kit to help your pond explorations.

RSPB First Book of Pond Life

£6.99 exVAT

Whether in your garden or out and about, you'll find ponds everywhere.

Buy now

Pond Explorer Set

£69.99 exVAT

All you need to go and explore ponds and streams.

Buy now

Browse our shop sections

CMM509 + CMM508 Telescopic Net 600x600

Pond & River

All you need equipment to go exploring ponds, rivers and streams, supporting STEM and children's understanding of the world.

NEM111 First Book Pond Life 20x20

Amphibians & Reptiles

From tadpoles to dinosaurs, children can learn all about pond and prehistoric life with these books.

Cat Seashore600


Ideal for school aged children, these resources will take you outdoors to learn all about rocks and the seashore.

GWINS09P Mega Bug Viewer 20x20

Observation & Collecting

Visit our Outdoor Hub for nature related activities and information.

Return to top


Keep in touch

Register to receive our free email newsletter, full of outdoor inspiration, dates, deals and competitions.