Category: Brecknock

Brecknock blog post by local warden

Drostre Wood stitchworts

Green Connection Powys – New project launch

Green Connections Powys is a collaborative Wildlife Trusts project across Powys that will be working with community groups, small businesses, landowners and statutory organisations to …

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Pwll y Wrach reserve update

Here’s Stephanie Coates, our Wildlife Trust Officer with an update on our Brecknock reserves and work party activities. In Ystradgynlais we have had a couple …

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People and Wildlife in Brecknock

For this feature, we chatted to Pauline Hill, People and Wildlife Officer and Stephanie Coates, Wildlife Trust Officer all about their work with landowners to …

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Updates from our Brecknock Nature Reserves

Paths, gates and rock falls, the Brecknock team have been busy this Spring! During April and early May we have been doing some repairs on …

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Dingy Skipper at Allt Rhongyr in the upper Tawe valley!

Pete and Ginny Clarke visited our upland grassland reserve Allt Rhongyr to see the spring flowers which show themselves around mid-May (cowslips, lousewort) and they …

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Vicarage Meadows west field and scabious

New and improved access at Vicarage Meadows!

The Wildlife Trust of South and West Wales were fortunate to receive funding from Natura 2000 for our Vicarage Meadows reserve, a SSSI part of …

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Red Kite by Barry Hill

10 Iconic Species of the Brecon Beacons!

There are so many species to choose from in the Brecon Beacons that could be classed as ‘iconic’. With the range of landscapes encompassed within …

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Pwll-y-Wrach waterfall

Pwll Y Wrach Nature Reserve is ready for spring!

Our Wildlife Trust of South and West Wales (WTSWW) Pwl Y Wrach Nature Reserve has seen a fair amount of work in the last couple …

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Essential work at Pwll Y Wrach Nature Reserve!

Essential work in Pwll Y Wrach Nature Reserve, near Talgarth Last year saw a substantial landslip block the easy access path at Pwll Y Wrach …

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The Breconshire Bird Annual Report 2019 is now available!

The Breconshire Birds Annual Report 2019 is the latest in a long line of publications going back to the 1960’s. It is a unique record …

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Mute Swan. Credit 2020 Vision

Brecknock Winter Bird Watch!

Every year Llangorse Lake becomes home to thousands of wonderful winter wildfowl! The lake is the perfect ‘home’ or ‘fuel stop’ for many species as …

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Make a fabulous festive Christmas wreath from natural materials!

Christmas is just around the corner so we thought that we’d help you get in the festive spirit by showing you how to make a …

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