Category: My Wild Life

web page header for category pageWe know that a beautiful, thriving natural environment is better for people, for our society and for our economy.

But today, in times of economic uncertainty, Wales’ wildlife and wild places are under pressure from short-term, financial motivations. This generation of children spend less time outdoors than any other and yet we know that experiencing wildlife is good for all our health and well being.

In response to this the Wildlife Trusts across Britain have launched the My Wild Life campaign to highlight the many ways that people experience wildlife and some of their stories are below.

Manx Shearwater Rescue Service – Another busy season!

In August, I told you about ‘Team Shearwater’, our fantastic band of Wildlife Trust volunteers and staff who help to rescue grounded Manx shearwaters as …

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Help Hedgehogs Prepare for Hibernation!

Autumn is a truly magical time of year when nature is at its most colorful. Leaves turn into a mosaic of golds, reds and oranges; …

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The Puffin Prize!

Eyes on the Prize Would you like a chance to win your very own Puffin photo book? A book made just for you? There will …

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Dare to be WILD! New review says get long-lasting feel-good factor from 30 Days Wild!

The feel-good factor from simple daily contact with nature can last for months, once initiated, according to a new review from The Wildlife Trusts. The …

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Go Wild with The Wildlife Trust of South and West Wales this June!

Can you do one wild thing a day throughout the whole of June? We believe you can! Join thousands of people taking part in our …

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Stay WILD when working from home!

Home working can introduce some unhealthy habits like staying in front of a screen all day and never venturing outdoors. DON’T PANIC….we’ve got some easy …

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Colin in the pond My Wild Garden

My Wild Cardiff, My Wild Life- Colin

During the building of our pop-up wildlife garden earlier in the summer, supported by the players of People’s Postcode Lottery, we had some wonderful volunteers …

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My Life Saver

The world became a dark and difficult place for Wendy James when her teenage son, Aled, committed suicide. What helped Wendy find some kind of peace …

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Iolo Williams tells us about his Wild Life at Parc Slip

My Inspiration

This is my wild life “No one will protect what they don’t care about; and no one will care about what they have never experienced.” …

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