Category: News

Red squirrel looking down at the camera from a branch above

New Kit on the Block

An exciting new development for the red squirrel project in mid Wales! Evidence from red squirrel hairs has provided positive news about the condition of

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e-Christmas Card - Owl flying

Unique Christmas Gift Ideas

Discover unique Christmas gift inspiration in our online Wildlife Trust shop. Be the ultimate gift giver this year with gifts that won’t fail to bring

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Bridging the Way

Castle Woods Foot Bridge is Finally Open for use! Regular users of The Wildlife Trust of South and West Wales’ beautiful nature reserve, Castle Woods

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Grey Phalarope sitting on the sea

Skomer Island Update and Migrant Bird Sightings – October 2018

After an extremely busy and successful season on Skomer, we’ve now only got four people left on the island; Sylwia and Nathan – the new

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Meadow Management in Ceredigion

Work at reserves in Ceredigion Strimming, strimming, strimming… This month The Wildlife Trust of South and West Wales, and a dedicated team of volunteers, have

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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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Our Pledge to Reduce our Use of Palm Oil

With the launch of Iceland’s eye-opening advert which focuses on the use of palm oil in everyday products and the extremely severe and harmful impact

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Join our Living Seas Volunteer Team!

The Cardigan Bay Marine Wildlife Centre (CBMWC) is looking for dedicated and enthusiastic individuals to join our Living Seas Volunteer Team for the 2019 field

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Jack Donovan, Ronald Lockley, Dillwym Miles and David Saunders on Skokholm in May 1991, photo by Jack Donovan


In the month that we remember the first centenary of the ending of the War that did not end all Wars (1914-1918), and with the

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Author Jane Russ

The Red Squirrel Book

A new publication by wildlife author Jane Russ features the work of the Mid Wales Red Squirrel Partnership.  This is the latest title in a series of

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You’re Invited to Our Special Event

Last month we posted about a dedicated legacy event which we would be holding in the following month. This has now expanded to include other

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Bonelli's Warbler on Skomer

Skomer Island Monthly Migrants – Sept 2018

See what we’ve been spotting during September on Skomer Island… The highest count of 16 Common Curlew was made on the 19th. There was a

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