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  • Fishing for litter

    Friday 22nd May, 2015

    Shellfisherman Russ Conlon at North Landing Flamborough (Credit Anthony Hurd)

    Yorkshire Wildlife Trust project ‘Fishing for Litter Holderness,’ aims to ‘tackle’ litter finding its way into our seas with the help of local communities

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  • Putting Yorkshire Dales wildlife in the frame

    Wednesday 20th May, 2015

    Barn Owl (Credit Gary Cox)

    Nethergill Farm and Yorkshire Wildlife Trust team up for nature skills days

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  • 30 Days Wild: Can you make room for nature this June?

    Monday 18th May, 2015

    Moth trapping (Credit Tom Marshall)

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  • Springwatch Festival coming soon to Doncaster

    Thursday 14th May, 2015

    Springwatch Festival at Potteric Carr, Doncaster

    Potteric Carr Nature Reserve to host weekend-long nature celebration at end of May.

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  • Kilnsea Wetlands nature reserve nominated for top design award

    Wednesday 13th May, 2015

    Kilnsea Wetlands nominated for top award

    East Yorkshire nature haven to go head-to-head with some of the top spots for wildlife in the country after being nominated for a prestigious design award.

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  • 100 voluntary organisations unite to defend nature

    Tuesday 12th May, 2015

    Flamborough headland (Credit David Nichols)

    100 voluntary organisations across the UK have joined forces to call for the protection of Europe’s natural environment

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  • Yorkshire Dragonfly Society Events and Field Trips 2015

    Thursday 30th April, 2015

    (Credit Jonathan Bliss)

    A selection of events from the Yorkshire branch of the British Dragonfly Society

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  • Exciting new plans unveiled for Threshfield Quarry in the Yorkshire Dales National Park

    Wednesday 29th April, 2015

    Tawny owl (Credit Steve Davis)

    New plans for development of Threshfield Quarry are being unveiled at Grassington Town Hall on the afternoon and evening of the 12th May.

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  • New facilities provide boost to aspiring marine biologists and conservationists

    Wednesday 29th April, 2015

    Living Seas Centre manager Anthony Hurd with long-standing volunteer Angela Belk

    Yorkshire Wildlife Trust officially opens its new education facility at South Landing, Flamborough to inspire and facilitate the next generation of marine biologists and conservationists.

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  • Leeds residents win lottery and help wildlife at the same time

    Wednesday 29th April, 2015

    Bluebells at Adel Dam Nature Reserve

    Yorkshire Wildlife Trust was delighted to hear that two Leeds residents, and players of People’s Postcode Lottery, were announced as this week’s winners of the Saturday Street Prize.

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