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

Could beavers return to the River Teifi or River Cleddau?

The Welsh Beaver Project is investigating the feasibility of bringing European beavers (Castor fiber) back to Wales after an absence of around 600 years and …

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Otter and sewin

Up Close and Personal

Have you ever forgotten your binoculars when out in the countryside, or looked on with envy as the person next to you gasps at what …

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A BBQ Summer? Charcoal Making on the Gower

There are exciting opportunities coming soon to the Wildlife Trust of South and West Wales’ woodland reserves on the Gower.  The Trust, along with sponsors, …

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Painted Lady by Bob Coyle

Cwm Colhuw Nature Reserve gets funding boost

Cwm Colhuw Nature Reserve gets funding boost This stunning 12 hectare nature reserve, near Llantwit Major, is managed by the Wildlife Trust of South and …

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Himalayan balsam control by Lizzie Wilberforce

Afan Valley Balsam Bashing

Afan Valley Balsam Bashing The Wildlife Trust of South and West Wales is looking for some willing volunteers to take on a foreign invader. Himalayan …

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Lavernock looking out to Sully Island

Lavernock Open Day

Join the Wildlife Trust of South and West Wales’ volunteers at the stunning Lavernock Point Nature Reserve for an open day to explore this beautiful …

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Wales Volunteer of the YearAward Ceremony Tuesday 12 June 2012

Times are hard, but volunteers keep giving – and winning awards

Despite current hardship caused by the recession, Wales’s premier volunteer awards scheme is proving that people are continuing to give their time for the benefit …

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Himalayan balsam by Amy Lewis

Help us fight off alien invaders!

The Wildlife Trust of South and West Wales needs your help preventing an alien invader from threatening our native plants. Himalayan balsam is a highly …

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Miranda Krestovnikoff

Star of Coast to Talk at Unknown Wales Conference

Miranda Krestovnikoff, the presenter from Coast, will be our star presenter at our Unknown Wales conference this Saturday. Miranda has a long and creditable career …

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Pied Flycatcher R Parry

Creating a Wild Home in Coed y Bedw

Thanks to support from Environment Wales and Biffaward, the Wildlife Trust of South and West Wales (WTSWW) has been able to secure a grant to …

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Bluebell by Don Sutherland

Bluebells in Peril

The magic of a bluebell wood stays with you forever and once you re-enter any woodland carpeted in the mesmeric blue of this wonderful flower …

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Red squirrel by Margaret Holland

Taking action to save our red squirrels

A new project in the Cothi and Gwenffrwd valleys in north-east Carmarthenshire has seen conservationists, foresters and volunteers coming together to take action this spring …

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