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Latest woodland management news
Woodland Craft Volunteers have been harvesting wood from Bubbenhall, Wappenbury and Ryton Woods to be used as hedging stakes and binders, charcoal and bean poles.
The end of a hedgehog era
December 2019 saw our Help for Hedgehogs Campaign and Hedgehog Improvement Areas project come to a close after 7 years.
Restoration works to start for local WWI Living Memorial
As part of the Dunsmore Living Landscape Scheme and funded by the Highways England’s Designated Environment Fund, Kier will be undertaking the works which will entail a detailed survey on the health of the trees, replacing any which are becoming dangerous and planting three new trees to replace some which were lost when the carriageway was widened in the past. These […]
New report launched – why HS2 will cost nature too much
It's time to Stop and Rethink HS2. A new report from The Wildlife Trusts reveals the sheer scale of potential damage to wildlife and wild places.
Oral history film released
Discover the history of Bubbenhall Wood and Meadow told by those who know it well, in our brand new oral history film.
A consultation period has opened on the future of Newbold Comyn, and we need you to help by completing the survey
Cawston Spinney & Cawston Fox Covert
Warwickshire Wildlife Trust has prepared a Woodland Management Plan for Cawston Spinney and Cawston Fox Covert, commissioned by L & Q Estates Ltd.
Elephants taking over Ryton Pools
Adult and calf straight-tusked elephant sculptures have been installed at Ryton Pools Country Park as part of our Dunsmore Living Landscape scheme
The Environment Bill
Yesterday's long-awaited publication of the Environment Bill is welcome but Warwickshire Wildlife Trust is concerned that the Bill must not be delayed further if we are to tackle the serious environmental challenges we face. Cross-party support is needed to trigger nature’s recovery.
Nature Recovery Networks
Sir David Attenborough, president emeritus of The Wildlife Trusts has made a short film with the charity to provide answers to the State of Nature partnership’s latest warnings of continued, devastating wildlife declines in the UK.
State of Nature report
The UK’s wildlife continues to decline according to the State of Nature 2019 report. The latest findings show that since rigorous scientific monitoring began in the 1970s there has been a 13% decline in average abundance across wildlife studied and that the declines continue unabated.
Clifden nonpareil spotted at Wappenbury Wood
Holy grail of moth watching recorded for the first time at Wappenbury Wood.