Category: Conservation

Update from Sarah Kessell

Update from Sarah Kessell, WTSWW Chief Executive Officer. I think we are not alone in finding that the planning needed to get back to work …

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Skomer Campion Credit Mike Alexander (2)

Skomer and Skokholm Islands Update – Covid-19

As you know we have been closely monitoring the Coronavirus guidelines issued by the Welsh Government since March 2020. There are many considerations for us …

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Razorbill on Skomer Island

Razorbills of Skokholm Island

In May’s update we talked about the importance of continuing with the vital seabird monitoring on WTSWW’s Skokholm Island and this month we’re going to …

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Anti-social behaviour at Teifi Marshes…again!

Since lockdown restrictions have eased in Wales, there has sadly been a surge in anti-social behaviour at Teifi Marshes nature reserve, the home of The …

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Parc Slip Visitor Centre Tondu

Parc Slip…. your ‘Gateway to the Valleys’ opening soon!

Regular visitors to our Parc Slip reserve near Tondu would have noticed a lot of activity around the site over the past winter and spring! …

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Skomer’s long reach – the science behind global conservation!

The vital conservation value of the monitoring and management work done by the wardens and volunteers on our Wildlife Trust reserves is clear to us …

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Skokholm's History

Update from our Dream Island!

After a long spell of rough weather, jumping off the Dale Princess onto the seaweed covered South Haven jetty on 16th March was our latest …

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Red Squirrels in Clywedog!

Red squirrels have been surviving in an isolated area of mid Wales since before the incursion of American Greys. The Mid Wales Red Squirrel Partnership …

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Picture perfect. Images of Wales to help fundraise for the Trust!

Photographer and Wildlife Trust of South and West Wales (WTSWW) Trustee, Mike Alexander has kindly decided to make all of his wonderful photographs available, via …

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Anti-social behaviour on Nature Reserves during lockdown!

While the majority of people respect our precious nature reserves, unfortunately  a minority do not. This can take up a lot of time for our …

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Marine Mammal Skulls (and Crossbones)

The ‘Skull and Crossbones’ flag traditionally associated with pirates is, clearly, not the only skull found in/on the ocean. Invertebrates, such as jellyfish and octopus, …

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Covid -19 Update and Future

An Update from Sarah Kessell CEO of The Wildlife Trust of South and West Wales We earn around half of our income through tourism, which …

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