Category: Press Releases

We are an active organisation with many interesting stories to tell about our incredible wildlife. To find out more please contact Gina Gavigan  or Carys Evans on 01656 724100

Common Female Toad by A Price

Watch out for frogs and toads in your bonfire pile.

It’s that time of year again when we build bonfires, nibble on a toffee apple and make pretty patterns in the air with a sparkler.  …

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Bottlenose dolphin by Doug Perrine

Seaside Fun

What we see when we look out at those beautiful blue waters on a summers day is only a tiny fraction of the picture. Welsh …

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Greater Butterfly Orchid by Philip Precey

Blooming Butterflies

Greater butterfly orchids are a wonderful and unusual flower which are an increasingly rare sight in our countryside. They usually can be found in hay …

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First Minister, Dr Rhys and Rudi Tarka Challenge Pond dip

New Parc Slip Wildlife Trust Visitor Centre off to a Flying Start

First Minister, Dr Rhys and Rudi Tarka Challenge Pond dip On May Bank Holiday Weekend, the new Wildlife Trust Visitor Centre at Parc Slip was …

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Dr Rhys Jones and Rudi Bright (Tarka Challenge) sniffing snake poo, photo by Mike Bright

New Wildlife Visitor Centre Set to Stimulate Tourism Opportunities

Parc Slip Nature Reserve, once a colliery site, is now host to an entirely different opportunity for visitors and local people providing a tourism attraction …

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Making charcoal on the Gower by R Killa

BBQ Summer Good for Native Wildlife

Making charcoal is an ancient art which far precedes the traditional Welsh BBQ, in fact humans in Britain have been using charcoal for at least …

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Wildlife Trust and Coop partnership

Sowing The Seeds Of A New Wildlife Partnership

Representatives from The Wildlife Trust of South and West Wales are today (Thursday 2 May) celebrating a significant financial investment in the future of Welsh …

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Teifi Marsh

Mapping our wildlife in west Wales

A new study has investigated the character and opportunities for wildlife in the countryside surrounding the town of Cardigan. The study was undertaken by the …

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Alice Returns to Skokholm

Anyone who has visited the beautiful island of Skokholm, off the Pembrokeshire coast, will know who Alice is. She guards the Wheelhouse, one of the …

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Buffalo at Teifi

Beasts of the Western Wild Return

Water Buffalo are hardly a sight you would expect to see at a Welsh nature reserve, but a herd has been successfully introduced at Teifi …

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Teifi marsh

Fantastic News for the Best Wetland in Wales

Teifi Marshes is a spectacular place to visit all year round. The vast marshland is home to a range of wildlife including a diversity of …

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Urban Fox Debate

After the recent attack on a baby by a fox a great deal of media hype has occurred with regards to the subject, much of …

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