Category: West Glamorgan news

Fire prevention coastal heath at Overton Mere

Firebreaks and Coastal Heath

Early in the scorching hot summer of 2018 about 9 hectares (or half of the entire reserve) of Longhole Cliff, one of our South Gower

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Gelli Hir – A Woodland Haven for Wildlife & the Community: Transition into Spring

Last time I wrote about this project funded by Enovert Community Trust (formerly Cory Environmental Trust in Britain) we had just spent a very wet

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Dexters Gower Meadow Beef Overton Mereb

Grazing Returns to the South Gower Coast

Our Overton Mere Nature Reserve on the South Gower Coast, is a very special place. The reserve is of national importance for the assemblage of

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a dirt path running through gelli hir woodland during summer

Wonderful Winter Walks on Gower

Chances are, if you live on Gower, you’ll know all about the amazing wild places the peninsula has to offer, from wild coastal beaches to

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Melin Cwrt Waterfall’s New Interpretation

The local communities of Clyne and Melincourt in the Neath Valley have had a welcome addition to the area in the form of new specially

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WTSWW’s First Promotional Videos

Thanks to a grant from Visit Wales, June 2016 will see the launch of The Wildlife Trust of South and West Wales’ very first promotional

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Chipping at Coed Gawdir Stuart McKinnon

West Glamorgan Reserves News

The winter season as usual has been busy with habitat management. Some of the work has been supported by the Welsh Government’s Glastir Woodland Management

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We’re Singing in the Rain!

Earlier this year, the Wildlife Trust of South and West Wales were engaged by Natural Resources Wales to create a Sustainable Drainage Scheme (SuDS) in the

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Rain Gardens for People and Wildlife in Swansea

Rain gardens are being planted at the heart of a city community to reduce the risk of flooding and improve habitat for wildlife. The Wildlife

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Horses for Courses in Woodlands

Woodland management is a huge part of our job at the Wildlife Trust. Well managed woodlands are havens for biodiversity and can even be a

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Working for Wildflowers at White Rock

White Rock is a wonderful place to discover, right in the heart of Copperopolis in Swansea. It is the site of one of the oldest

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Tara out in the field

New Woodlands Officer

Hello West Glamorgan I’m Tara Daniels, the new West Glamorgan’s Wild Woodlands Project Officer for The Wildlife Trust of South & West Wales. Tara out

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