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  • Cows mark 10 year anniversary on MOD land

    Wednesday 17th May, 2017

    British White cow on MOD training land

    This week marks a decade since the Wildlife Trust and Ministry of Defence (MOD) first introduced cattle to the MOD training estate, in a bid to improve habitats in the training area for wildlife

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  • Successful kids’ wildlife club in Totton highly commended in national awards

    Tuesday 16th May, 2017

    Chidlren at Testwood Lakes Wildlife Watch

    A children’s wildlife club based at Testwood Lakes nature reserve has been recognised in The Wildlife Trusts’ national awards

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  • Second Winchester dog attack leaves sheep injured

    Friday 5th May, 2017

    Sheep at St Catherine's Hill nature reserve

    A second dog attack within a month on sheep at St Catherine’s Hill nature reserve has left a sheep seriously injured and in shock

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  • Pamber’s prehistoric past uncovered

    Thursday 4th May, 2017

    Over the past few months experts from Reading University’s archaeology unit have been working to uncover the archaeological secrets of Pamber Forest nature reserve

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  • Garden Amphibian and Reptile Hunt

    Tuesday 2nd May, 2017

    Grass Snake by Jim Day

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  • Our orchids - stars in the grass

    Friday 28th April, 2017

    Orchids in a meadow

    Exotic and striking in appearance, orchids can be found in a diverse range of habitats - now is the perfect time to discover them, with the Wildlife Trust’s guide to orchids

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  • Help needed to tackle Himalayan balsam along New Forest river banks from May

    Tuesday 18th April, 2017

    Volunteers pulling balsam along the Cadnam River

    New volunteers are being sought by the New Forest Non-Native Plants Project, which is helping to stop the spread of invasive non-native plants in a series of volunteer events starting in May

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  • Easter survey reveals the need for faster action on peat-free gardening

    Thursday 13th April, 2017

    Sundew plant

    As the nation’s gardeners prepare for spring, a new survey reveals a lack of real choice for consumers looking for peat-free composts at garden centres and other outlets

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  • Natural path to happiness gets results

    Wednesday 12th April, 2017

    Flowers along a path

    Sunshine for the soul: 30 Days Wild benefits health and wellbeing

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  • Testwood Lakes Bird Sightings March 2017

    Tuesday 11th April, 2017

    Cattle Egret Flying, Graham Hoggarth

    Testwood Lakes Bird Sightings March 2017

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