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

  • Forestry sales programme under review

    Friday 11th February, 2011

    The Secretary of State for the Environment, Food and Rural Affairs today (Fri 11 Feb 2011) made the following statement:

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  • Wetland scheme is wildlife success

    Wednesday 2nd February, 2011

    UK wildlife is benefiting from national wetland restoration, two years in to a three year scheme, according to The Wildlife Trusts, on World Wetlands Day (Wednesday 2 February).

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  • Handy guides for nature lovers

    Tuesday 1st February, 2011

    A new series of beautifully illustrated mini field guides, packed with information for nature enthusiasts, published in association with The Wildlife Trusts, is out now.

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  • British Wildlife Photography Awards

    Tuesday 1st February, 2011

    A prestigious photography competition is today calling for entries – with a chance to win a cash prize of £5,000. And The Wildlife Trusts are proud to sponsor a new category.

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  • Young naturalists rewarded

    Friday 28th January, 2011

    The Wildlife Trusts has named Whisby Wildlife Watch group the winner in the annual Watch Group of the Year Awards.

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  • 'Quick fix’ forest sale must not threaten our natural heritage

    Thursday 27th January, 2011

    Commenting on the consultation into the sale of publicly-owned forests, a high proportion of which have wildlife value, The Wildlife Trusts urge the Government to recognise the practicalities and realities of securing the long-term protection of England’s forests for the future.

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  • Boaters urged to look out for wildlife

    Monday 10th January, 2011

    Sea-users are today being urged to consider their impact on marine wildlife and report sightings, as a new guide is launched by The Wildlife Trusts and The Green Blue, the joint environment initiative from the Royal Yachting Association and the British Marine Federation.

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  • High Speed Rail proposals off-track

    Tuesday 21st December, 2010

    The Government’s proposed High Speed Rail route announced yesterday (Monday) will rip through ancient woodland and devastate sensitive wildlife areas.

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  • Government calls for peat phase out welcome

    Saturday 18th December, 2010

    But more ambitious targets needed, The Wildlife Trusts urges

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  • Planning for the future of the natural environment

    Monday 13th December, 2010

    The Wildlife Trusts set out targets for the Localism Bill

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