Category: Ceredigion News

View of a forest glade at Coed Penglanowen

Blooming Brambles

With the amazing growth of the brambles this year we had to spend another day at Cwm Clettwr clearing back the vegetation from the paths. …

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Cwm Clettwr Dormouse Em Foot

Mostly brambles in Ceredigion

With all this glorious weather the bracken and brambles have been growing tremendously so we’ve spend quite a few days clearing paths on several reserves: …

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Greater Butterfly Orchid at Caeu Llety Cybi by Em Foot

Butterfly Orchids and Marsh Fritillaries

Invasive species removal has continued in earnest this month with a joint work party pulling Himalayan balsam at Castle Woods in Carmarthenshire followed by a …

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Appeal for Reserve Records

Every month and year the species records we have for our reserves get a little more out of date. It is hard to keep up. …

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Coed Simdde Lwyd Fencing by Em Foot

May in Ceredigion

This last month has mostly been about maintaining and cutting the paths on various reserves: Coed Simdde Lwyd; Penderi Cliffs; Cors Ian; Old Warren Hill. …

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Oak Tree Cottage - The Cwtch

Welcome to Oak Tree Cottage!

We cordially invite you to be our guest… Off the beaten track, nestled in the heart of the beautiful Welsh Wildlife Centre & Teifi Marshes …

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Monty when he was alive by Steve Hartley

Greedy Dolphin ‘Died Of Gluttony’

A Cardigan Bay bottlenose dolphin found dead on a beach on the Lleyn Peninsular ‘died of asphyxiation’. And the animal, known as Monty, was one …

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The Bridges of Ceredigion County

Our major project this month has been to move a bridge at Coed Maidie B Goddard that was being undermined and was next to quite …

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Sabellaria close up by Laura Mears

Honeycomb worms – ecosystem engineers

Although we do not have coral reefs in Welsh waters, there are a number of marine plants and animals whose hard skeletons and tubes form …

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Oak Cottage renovation works

No distractions, just natural attractions

Escape to a world full of nature and wildlife. A stay at Oak Cottage will offer you the once in a lifetime experience to share …

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Water Vole by Margaret Holland

Help Us Find Ratty

Mole’s friend Ratty, the misnamed water vole, has faced some serious threats over the last few decades. Water voles are a protected species but sadly …

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New Steps Em Foot

Dormice and New Steps in Cwm Clettwr

Our winter work started in earnest this month: we cut down more sycamore saplings in Coed Penglanowen and attacked encroaching scrub at Caeau Llety Cybi, …

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