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  • Government recognises growth can be green

    Wednesday 11th April, 2012

    Image: Paul Hobson

    The Wildlife Trusts welcome the Deputy Prime Minister’s recognition that prosperity and environmental protection can go hand in hand.

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  • Funding boost for The Meres and Mosses of the Marches

    Wednesday 4th April, 2012

    Nearly £1 million has been secured to conserve the internationally important wetlands of the meres & mosses.

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  • Butterfly bonanza

    Sunday 1st April, 2012

    Brown argus cpt Amy Lewis

    A woodland walk is the perfect way to get in touch with nature – and from this time of year you’re likely to be bewitched by flying bling!

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  • Inspiring a passion for nature

    Friday 30th March, 2012

    Our Woodland wildlife cpt Emma Bradshaw

    Families up and down the UK are being urged by The Wildlife Trusts to ‘let nature knock your socks off.’

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  • World famous osprey returns

    Friday 30th March, 2012

    The female in 2010 with egg cpt Scottish Wildlife Trust

    A female osprey, the oldest breeding individual in the UK, has returned to the Scottish Wildlife Trust’s Loch of the Lowes reserve in Dunkeld for the 22nd year.

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  • Love Your River campaign launches

    Wednesday 28th March, 2012

    Hants and Isle of Wight Wildlife Trust staff with Richard Benyon

    Hampshire and Isle of Wight Wildlife Trust today hosts the launch of a new Government campaign to raise public awareness about the link between the health of our rivers and water use.

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  • Local plans are key in planning reforms

    Tuesday 27th March, 2012

    Image: Paul Hobson

    Local plans are key in ensuring the protection and restoration of the natural environment in the planning system, according to The Wildlife Trusts.

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  • European marine wildlife area at risk

    Thursday 22nd March, 2012

    Energy Minister Charles Hendry today gave BP consent to drill the deepwater North Uist well, northwest of the Shetland Islands.

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  • Funding boost for Staffordshire landscape

    Wednesday 21st March, 2012

    Weaver Hills Meadow. Image: Staffordshire Wildlife Trust

    More than £1.8million is to be invested into a project to conserve a spectacular landscape in the Staffordshire Moorlands and bring a host of long-term environmental, social and economic benefits.

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  • Badger vaccination to take place in Wales

    Tuesday 20th March, 2012

    Image credit: Jon Bowen

    The Wildlife Trust of South and West Wales welcomes today’s decision by Welsh Environment Minister John Griffiths to pursue vaccination of badgers in the control of bovine TB this summer.

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