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  • Discovering jewels in the mud

    Monday 25th July, 2016

    The names ‘brittle star’ and ‘fireworks anemone’ suggest romantic, celestial beings while ‘the quahog’ may sound like a character from Tolkien’s Middle Earth … but these creatures are in fact very real and can be found incredibly close to home.

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  • Wildlife Counts!

    Tuesday 19th July, 2016

    Our Biodiverse Society Project are hosting a 24 hour race against the clock to discover how many species of plants and animals live in a popular Lancashire park!

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  • Halcyon Days

    Friday 15th July, 2016

    A new project to engage and inspire families with our local natural beauty spots was launched last weekend, in conjunction with our Kingfisher Trail Project.

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  • Biodiverse Society - Blog July 2016

    Thursday 14th July, 2016

    It has been a busy month of change site visits and training course for our Biodiverse Society Project team. In this latest blog the project's Lancashire Trainee, Molly Owen, tells us all about it...

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  • Lunt Meadows big open day has something for everyone!

    Wednesday 13th July, 2016

    We are hosting a fantastic open day on Saturday 23 July to mark the official opening of our newest nature reserve, Lunt Meadows, near Sefton.

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  • Kingfisher Trail Blog - June 2016

    Monday 4th July, 2016

    The Kingfisher Trail gang has been out and about at Nob End SSSI in Bolton looking for bumblebees! In this latest blog post, Katie Chambers, Community Wildlife Placement tells us all about it…

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  • Teachers passing on outdoor skills!

    Friday 1st July, 2016

    If you go down to the woods today – you are likely to find teachers and children in outdoor classrooms. Alan Wright investigates...

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  • EU Referendum - What's next for wildlife?

    Friday 24th June, 2016

    As the country woke to the news of the results of the EU Referendum, The Wildlife Trusts say now more than ever we need to stand up for our wildlife.

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  • Biodiverse Society - Blog June 2016

    Friday 24th June, 2016

    It has been month of plant ID, cakes and goodbyes for our Biodiverse Society Project! In this latest blog the project's Merseyside Trainee, Rachael Sumner, tells us all about it...

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  • Free guided walks July 3rd, 7th and 23rd

    Wednesday 22nd June, 2016

    Free guided walks July 3rd, 7th and 23rd

    Join us at Brockholes, Mere Sands Wood or the South Pennines Grasslands project at Broadhead Valley Meadows in Bolton. Come and discover your local wildlife on a free guided walk in July.

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