News

  • Endangered butterfly returns to north Hampshire for the first time in 20 years

    Friday 18th May, 2018

    Marsh fritillary butterfly on the wing in north Hampshire

    An ambitious project to reintroduce one of Britain’s most threatened butterflies to north Hampshire has hit a successful milestone with the release of larvae onto a site in the north of the county.

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  • Working Woodlands

    Monday 14th May, 2018

    © Brian Shorter

    The Working Woodlands project is removing invasive species to encourage the growth of our native woodland fauna.

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  • Delight in the Dawn Chorus

    Friday 4th May, 2018

    Sedge Warbler © Mark Hamblin

    Catch the dawn chorus and delight in nature's symphony

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  • New nesting space created for declining birds, thanks to Southern Water

    Thursday 3rd May, 2018

    Southern Water has joined the battle to boost tern numbers in the Solent, by hosting a new raft on which they can nest near Havant.

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  • New proposals for a wilder Britain

    Tuesday 1st May, 2018

    Green-veined white butterfly at Creech Wood, Hampshire

    We are facing a critical moment to reverse the decline of nature

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  • Community invited to share memories of Fishlake Meadows

    Friday 27th April, 2018

    Volunteers at Fishlake Meadows nature reserve

    We're inviting people in the local community to share their old photos of Fishlake Meadows

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  • First ever Big Wild Weekend coming to Hampshire & the Isle of Wight this June!

    Friday 20th April, 2018

    This June’s 30 Days Wild challenge will encourage thousands of people across the UK to make their neighbourhoods wilder – to help wildlife and get communities sharing the joy of the wild.

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  • The tide is turning for the Solent, with the help of the National Lottery

    Tuesday 17th April, 2018

    Harbour seal

    We've been awarded a £640,300 Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) grant to deliver an exciting programme called ‘Secrets of the Solent’, it was announced today.

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  • Wildlife Trust appalled by destruction of nightingale stronghold

    Monday 16th April, 2018

    We've condemned the destruction of nightingale habitat at Casbrook Common, near Romsey - the second most important site for the endangered bird in Hampshire

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  • Decoy terns deployed to boost Solent tern populations

    Tuesday 10th April, 2018

    Decoy tern model

    Dummy bird models are among the new techniques being used by the Wildlife Trust to boost local tern populations in the Solent

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