List of YWT Nature Reserves (A-Z)


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  • Spurn Lighthouse Open Day

    Monday 20th March, 2017

    Spurn Lighthouse (Credit George Stoyle)

    Join Yorkshire Wildlife Trust as they celebrate the one year anniversary of Spurn Lighthouse opening to the public.

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  • Preparation for the Spurn Visitor Centre gets underway.

    Monday 13th March, 2017

    Yorkshire Wildlife Trust will soon be commencing work on the Spurn Visitor Centre.

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  • Helicopters fly in to improve the peat on Colsterdale Moor

    Wednesday 8th March, 2017

    Large rocks of sandstone have been heli-lifted onto Colsterdale Moor near Masham as part of an environmental project to revive the moor and reduce sediment being washed downstream.

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  • School children collect coastal pebbles for Welcome to Yorkshire RHS Chelsea garden

    Wednesday 1st March, 2017

    (Credit Tom Marshall)

    Children from Flamborough Primary School have been helping Welcome to Yorkshire start work on their most ambitious Chelsea show garden yet.

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  • Beach Clean at Spurn National Nature Reserve

    Tuesday 21st February, 2017

    Spurn NNR beach clean (Credit Chelsea Bradbury)

    Lend a helping hand to clean the beach at Spurn National Nature Reserve

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  • Neglected orchard given new lease of life

    Tuesday 21st February, 2017

    Fruit tree pruning (Credit YWT)

    Tomorrow's Natural Leaders learn pruning techniques to bring a bountiful harvest to Appleton Mill Farm's 100 year old apple trees.

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  • Do you love gardening and wildlife?

    Monday 20th February, 2017

    Pearson Park Wildlife Garden (Credit Jess Charlton)

    Yorkshire Wildlife Trust have an exciting volunteering opportunity in Hull for anyone who loves gardening.

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  • Wrap up and enjoy a wild winter this February at Spurn National Nature Reserve

    Wednesday 15th February, 2017

    Spurn lighthouse, Unimog and walkers (Credit YWT)

    Spurn National Nature Reserve is a great place to explore all year round and Yorkshire Wildlife Trust has lots planned for you to join in with.

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  • Love Yorkshire, Love Wildlife – happy Valentine’s Day!

    Tuesday 14th February, 2017

    Barn owls © Stephen Jones

    It’s Valentine’s Day! So here are our top five romantic animals.

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  • Superb Seashore Safaris at South Landing

    Tuesday 14th February, 2017

    Seashore Safari (Credit Tom Marshall)

    Do you enjoy exploring the seashore? Do you have a sense for adventure and looking for something to do this half-term? How about rock pooling? The Living Seas Centre in Flamborough will be running family-friendly ‘Seashore Safaris.

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