February 2012

Latest tweets and news stories about our work, activities and events. Journalists can contact our press team to ensure enquiries will be dealt with immediately: Anna Guthrie 07887 754659 aguthrie@wildlifetrusts.org and Emma Robertshaw 07779 657515 erobertshaw@wildlifetrusts.org

  • Society shows an appetite for change

    Monday 27th February, 2012

    Summer Leys, Nene Valley. Image: BCN Wildlife Trust

    As a dozen new large-scale nature conservation sites are announced today, The Wildlife Trusts say this should be the start of something much bigger.

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  • Brockholes hosts Duke's visit

    Thursday 23rd February, 2012

    His Royal Highness The Duke of Gloucester today visited Brockholes, Lancashire Wildlife Trust’s nature reserve in Preston.

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  • Wildlife Watch Group of the Year announced

    Tuesday 7th February, 2012

    Lings Wood Wildlife Watch group

    A group of young wildlife enthusiasts who regularly celebrate the natural environment through wild camping, pond dipping and bug counting has won the Wildlife Watch Group of the Year title, from The Wildlife Trusts.

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  • New wetland restoration fund welcome

    Friday 3rd February, 2012

    Image: Zsuzsanna Bird

    The Wildlife Trusts welcome a new Government fund of £28 million to clean up England’s rivers and wetlands, and encourage local wildlife to flourish.

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  • Entries open for 2012 British Wildlife Photography Awards

    Wednesday 1st February, 2012

    Image from 2011 Living Landscape category by Paul Hobson

    Entries for the 2012 British Wildlife Photography Awards (BWPA), in which The Wildlife Trusts have a category, are now open.

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