List of YWT Nature Reserves (A-Z)


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Please find our latest news as well as updates about work at a national level and with our partners.

  • Can you help us?

    Monday 27th March, 2017

    Tomorrow's Natural Leaders

    Vandals stole and destroyed our minibus - and without it our ground-breaking educational project grinds to a halt. Insurance only part-covers replacing it and we are still £2600 short. Can you help?

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  • Bee Creative in the Garden!

    Monday 27th March, 2017

    Buff-tailed bumblebee (Credit Vicky Nall)

    Royal Horticultural Society and The Wildlife Trusts launch campaign to help wild bees.

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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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