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  • Autumn’s red squirrels

    Friday 22nd September, 2017

    Red squirrel in an Isle of Wight woodland

    Red squirrels are at their most visible during the autumn as they forage and cache nuts

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  • Our magnificent moths

    Monday 18th September, 2017

    We have about 2,500 species of moth here in the UK, and they're a vital part of our ecosystem, explains Alice Ashcroft, Communications Officer

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  • Deer fawn mauled in vicious dog attack at Emer Bog nature reserve

    Monday 18th September, 2017

    Emer Bog

    A roe deer fawn was mauled in a dog attack at Emer Bog & Baddesley Common nature reserve near North Baddesley.

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  • The magic of ivy

    Thursday 14th September, 2017

    House sparrow in ivy

    The humble ivy can be an incredible resource for wildlife in your garden year round, explains Catherine McGuire, ecologist at Hampshire & Isle of Wight Wildlife Trust

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  • Wildlife Trust launches crowdfunding campaign to save the Solent’s wildlife

    Thursday 14th September, 2017

    Seahorse

    Today we're launching a crowdfunding campaign to protect the Solent’s wildlife and natural heritage for years to come

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  • Enjoy wildlife at the New Forest Walking Festival

    Wednesday 13th September, 2017

    Walk at Blashford Lakes nature reserve

    Wild walks are among the treats awaiting walkers in the fifth New Forest Walking Festival

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  • Testwood Lakes Bird Sightings August 2017

    Tuesday 12th September, 2017

    Lapwing © Ian Cameron-Reid

    Testwood Lakes Bird Sightings August 2017

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  • Write a Will for Wildlife

    Monday 11th September, 2017

    Barn owl

    Gifts in wills are incredibly important for many charities to continue their work, including the Wildlife Trusts.

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  • Badger culling can’t be justified on any grounds, argue Wildlife Trusts

    Monday 11th September, 2017

    Badger

    Call for cattle vaccine to be top priority to tackle Bovine Tuberculosis, not badger culling

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  • Stream Snorkel Safari – A Wild Day Out

    Friday 8th September, 2017

    Stream Snorkel Safari at Blashford Lakes nature reserve

    To see out the end of the summer holidays, 41 intrepid children donned their wetsuits and took part in the Stream Snorkel Safari

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