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  • Minister on the mosslands

    Sunday 19th February, 2017

    LWT CEO Anne Selby, Terese Coffey, LWT Contracts Manager Mick Weston, LWT Mossla

    Environment Minister Thérèse Coffey has given Government support to restoring England’s peatlands while visiting Little Woolden Moss.

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  • Biodiverse Society Project - February 2017 BLOG

    Friday 17th February, 2017

    The Biodiverse Society Project is now in its final year; however, its aims remain the same, to develop the skills that aspiring conservationists require and provide experiences which will help support them over the course of the year. Our final set of trainees have been settling into the role since November, so here are a few introductory words about them…

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  • Sticky fun with Myrtle on the Moss!

    Tuesday 14th February, 2017

    A 'dating agency' is bringing together lonely hearts keen to spread their seeds!

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  • Christmas trees protect all coastal homes

    Tuesday 31st January, 2017

    Working on the Christmas tree project by Alan Wright

    Inhabitants of the Fylde Coast will be getting their annual late Chirstmas present – which protects their homes.

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  • Tiny nurdles are killing our birds

    Monday 30th January, 2017

    Fidra GNH

    Pollution comes in all shapes and size but even at its smallest it can prove fatal for wildlife.

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  • North West industrial landscape to be restored to community

    Tuesday 24th January, 2017

    Cadishead Moss

    The industrial heartlands of the North West are set to be transformed thanks to National Lottery players

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  • Super mower boost for wildlife

    Saturday 21st January, 2017

    Reserve Officer Duncan Goulder mows a patch of dense rush. Lapwing need a vegeta

    A giant mower will help to clear the way for declining bird species at Brockholes nature reserve.

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  • Totem support for wildlife

    Friday 20th January, 2017

    A colourful poll on Little Woolden Moss

    Pupils from Irlam and Cadishead High School have gone native to celebrate the mosslands on their doorstep.

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  • Photography Bug sweeps Brockholes!

    Friday 13th January, 2017

    Our Brockholes Nature Reserve in Preston is a photographers dream, thanks to its varied wildlife and seasonal changes. As a result it has become home to one of the most popular and high-quality monthly amateur photography competitions in the region...

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  • Forest Schools for 2017 in Liverpool and Manchester

    Thursday 12th January, 2017

    Forest Schools for 2017 in Liverpool and Manchester

    We are delighted to announce that the Forest Schools project we have been running since April 2015 in Manchester will be expanding for 2017. Supported by players of People’s Postcode Lottery, our funding for Forest Schools sessions has been doubled to £100,000 to allow us to set up a twin project in Liverpool.

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