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  • Special protection welcome

    Thursday 13th September, 2012

    Undulate ray cpt Peter Tinsley

    Marine habitat off the Dorset coast is set to get greater protection.

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  • Hughes elected to global conservation council

    Thursday 13th September, 2012

    Jonathan Hughes cpt Scottish Wildlife Trust

    The Scottish Wildlife Trust’s Director of Conservation Jonathan Hughes has been elected to the Council of the world’s oldest and largest global environmental organisation after securing enough votes from IUCN (International Union for the Conservation of Nature) members across the world.

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  • A celebration of British wildlife

    Monday 10th September, 2012

    Culm divided cpt Stephen William Powles

    A stunning and innovative series of images showcasing British wildlife at its best are today unveiled in The British Wildlife Photography Awards 2012.

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  • Grab your wellies and enjoy our wonderful wetlands

    Thursday 6th September, 2012

    wet woodland cpt Adam Cormack

    The UK’s wetlands range from small ponds and trickling streams to gushing rivers and massive reservoirs, and all are vitally important natural resources.

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  • Nature must be top priority

    Wednesday 5th September, 2012

    Implementing the Government’s own stated ambitions for nature must be the top priority for new Secretary of State.

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  • Don’t ‘wing’ it at Birdfair – flock to see The Wildlife Trusts!

    Wednesday 15th August, 2012

    The Wildlife Trusts' President Simon King OBE

    Visitors to the British Birdwatching Fair listening out for unusual song may not expect to hear the call ‘two little ducks’ but it’s likely they will, if they visit The Wildlife Trusts’ stand at Rutland Water this weekend.

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  • White-beaked dolphins appear for survey

    Tuesday 14th August, 2012

    White-beaked Dolphin cpt Kirsten Smith

    The sighting of more than 30 white beaked dolphins off the Northumberland coast helps to confirm the importance of the area to marine mammals.

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  • Bumper beaver brood as babies born at Knapdale

    Monday 6th August, 2012

    cpt Steve Gardner

    The Scottish Beaver Trial has announced that three young beavers, born earlier in the summer, have now been seen in Argyll's Knapdale Forest.

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  • Wildlife world-first: launch of Alderney PetrelCam

    Wednesday 1st August, 2012

    Storm Petrel cpt Liz Morgan

    Wildlife-lovers can access live footage of the beautiful European Storm Petrel through an all new day and night Petrel webcam, believed to be a world-first.

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  • Tame Valley secures Heritage Lottery Fund support

    Thursday 26th July, 2012

    Kingsbury Village and the River Tame

    The Tame Valley Wetlands Landscape Partnership has received an earmarked first-round pass¹ of £1.8m from the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) through its Landscape Partnership (LP) programme² for the Tame Valley Wetlands Landscape Partnership Scheme, it was announced.

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