Professional photographer & friend Steve Hurrell visited the reserve for the first time in spring 2017. To see the full range of images which Steve took, click on the 'see more' tab, below.

Steve is a photographer with a love of wildlife and travel, and has lived for many years in the Cotswold hills near Stroud in Gloucestershire. He has worked in television and produced films about environmental issues, which are still very important to him. He posts a picture most days on Blipfoto, a photo journal which you can find at

He will be adding pictures regularly from the wonderful Underhill Wood Nature Reserve.

If you are interested in having prints of any of his images please do contact him at:

All his photos are Copyright © Steve Hurrell 2017

This is a small selection of the images he took: