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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 Lancashire 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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  • Top award for Parkway work

    Wednesday 22nd June, 2016

    Rebecca with the volunteer team at River Darwen Parkway

    River Darwen Parkway LNR, Blackburn - Habitat Improvements is the winner of Veolia's 'environment' category of their 2015 awards for projects that finished in the past year. Veolia chose this project as the winner because of its excellent volunteer involvement.

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  • Free guided walks June 2-5

    Wednesday 25th May, 2016

    Free guided walks June 2-5

    Come to Brockholes and Mere Sands Wood for free guided walks in June - or join our walk and bee survey at Castle Hill, Newton-le- Willows.

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  • Mosslands Team Blog - May 2016

    Wednesday 25th May, 2016

    Signs of summer have appeared on the Mosslands and the excitement of new seasonal visitors makes for an interesting read in this latest blog from the Chat Moss project team...

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  • Black terns delight birders

    Friday 20th May, 2016

    Black tern at MSW

    A pair of migrants has been welcomed by visitors to a Lancashire beauty spot.

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  • Bird sighting is a first for Lancashire?

    Thursday 19th May, 2016

    Pallid harrier over Brockholes by Bill Aspin

    A bird of prey spotted flying over Brockholes nature reserve could be a first for Lancashire according to experts.

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  • SUMMER - An Anthology for the Changing Seasons

    Thursday 19th May, 2016

    From bestseller lists to blogs, environmental writing is flourishing. Melissa Harrison’s bold curation of this new book serves to capture nature writing at its most exciting and diverse, including fresh new voices alongside many of our best loved writers.

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  • Win a short break in the Lakes

    Tuesday 17th May, 2016

    Haweswater hotel

    We have teamed up with Cloud 9 Walking Holidays to bring you an exciting chance to win a short-break walking holiday for two in the Lake District.

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