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  • Environmental groups call on PM's intervention as 10 green policies scrapped

    Friday 31st July, 2015

    Within the first three months of the new government ten different environmental policies have been watered down or scrapped, according to analysis by a group of leading UK environment organisations

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  • Don’t undermine the laws that protect nature, say nearly half a million Europeans

    Friday 24th July, 2015

    Calls to defend nature beat the record for responses to European public consultations

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  • Delight in dolphin displays

    Wednesday 22nd July, 2015

    Summer is simply not complete without a visit to the coast so delight in dolphin displays during this year’s National Marine Week, when The Wildlife Trusts celebrate our UK sea life

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  • Rutland Osprey Project soars to new heights as 100th chick fledges

    Tuesday 21st July, 2015

    The Rutland Osprey Project celebrated a major milestone this week, when the 100th osprey chick to fledge from a nest in the Rutland Water area took to the air for the first time

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  • Artist wins bid to plunge the North Sea: Chris Rose learns to dive to paint awe-inspiring underwater wildlife

    Monday 20th July, 2015

    Artist Chris Rose has won The Wildlife Trusts’ and Society of Wildlife Artists’ Undersea Art Award. The award provides a bursary that enables the recipient to learn to dive and bring the magic of our seas alive

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  • Beaver kit captured on film at Knapdale

    Friday 17th July, 2015

    Experts from the UK’s first licensed trial reintroduction of beavers, the Scottish Beaver Trial, have released footage of a new beaver kit at Lochan Buic in the Knapdale Forest of Argyll

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  • The Budget: missed opportunity to secure a healthy, nature-rich future

    Wednesday 8th July, 2015

    Jane Fone, Director of Development, makes the following comments following today's unveiling of the Summer Budget 2015

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  • New nature skills hub for UK’s largest wildlife volunteer project

    Tuesday 7th July, 2015

    Sir David Attenborough pays tribute to The Wildlife Trusts’ 40,000 nature volunteers at exemplar centre

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  • Baby boost for Devon beavers

    Wednesday 24th June, 2015

    Devon Wildlife Trust is delighted to announce the birth of kits born to the first wild colony of beavers in England

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  • Britain’s gannets surf the web as well as the waves for the first time

    Monday 22nd June, 2015

    Putting the UK’s largest seabird under surveillance highlights the need for a precautionary approach to development in the English Channel

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