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  • Nature funding on the rocks

    Thursday 17th March, 2011

    The sands of time are running out for vital environmental funding as the Government looks to end the £35m Aggregates Levy Sustainability Fund (ALSF) from April 2011.

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  • Hilborne on forestry panel

    Thursday 17th March, 2011

    The Wildlife Trusts welcome today’s announcement of the new Forestry Panel and our involvement in it.

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  • Glimpse into marine private lives

    Tuesday 15th March, 2011

    New book helps raise awareness of UK’s Living Seas

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  • Have nature adventures!

    Tuesday 8th March, 2011

    With help from a new wildlife handbook

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  • Critters on the coastline

    Monday 7th March, 2011

    Discover shoreline wonders this spring with the latest issue of Wildife Watch

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  • Call for garden peat levy

    Monday 21st February, 2011

    The Wildlife Trusts are backing a call for the Government to introduce a levy on peat composts bought from garden centres in the budget (Wed 23 March).

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  • Families urged to turn detective and learn about the seashore

    Friday 18th February, 2011

    There’s much more to the seashore than seashells, and now there’s a new and fun way to find out what, with The Wildlife Trusts.

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  • Government u-turn expected on forest plans

    Thursday 17th February, 2011

    The Government is today expected to abandon its controversial plans to dispose of thousands of hectares of forest in England and announce a panel of experts to examine the issues.

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  • 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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