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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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  • The Wildlife Trusts at Ecobuild

    Monday 19th March, 2012

    Image credit: Paul Hobson

    Businesses that support the birds and the bees have a chance to prove their green credentials at Ecobuild, with The Wildlife Trusts.

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  • Planning for a sustainable future

    Wednesday 14th March, 2012

    copyright Paul Hobson

    This joint non government organisation letter about the National Planning Policy Framework (NPPF) is published today in The Times (page 25).

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  • Butterfly and Moth Detectives' Handbook

    Tuesday 13th March, 2012

    Whether curled in a chrysalis or fluttering among the flowers, butterflies and moths are the winged jewels of the wild world. Now, a new guide from The Wildlife Trusts is here to help wildlife detectives discover their true beauty.

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  • A Patch Made In Heaven

    Sunday 4th March, 2012

    A Patch Made in Heaven is Dominic Couzens’ diary of a wildlife-watching year in a single square kilometre of southern England.

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  • Nature Adventures paperback

    Thursday 1st March, 2012

    Nature Adventures is a treasure trove of activities, information, observation, pictures and poetry, featuring habitats from town and city, woodland and hedgerow to ponds and rivers, moorland and seaside. And even including car journeys!

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  • 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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