• National Marine Week 2017 Events

    Monday 31st July, 2017

    Families at Milton Locks nature reserve

    As well as hosting the official launch of National Marine Week here in Portsmouth, we have lots of sea-themed events coming up along in the next month along our coastlines

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  • Portsmouth chosen to host huge cuttlefish street mural

    Friday 28th July, 2017

    ATM painting the cuttlefish mural

    UK-renowned street artist ATM is set to paint his first ever marine-themed portrait in Portsmouth, to mark The Wildlife Trusts’ National Marine Week

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  • Avocets breed at Wildlife Trust reserve for first time

    Friday 14th July, 2017

    Avocet adults and chicks at Farlington Marshes nature reserve

    Avocets have successfully bred for the first time at our Farlington Marshes nature reserve

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  • Cubs, Guides and Explorer Scouts join forces to tackle Himalayan balsam

    Friday 7th July, 2017

    Calmore Guides pulling balsam on the Cadnam River

    Cubs, Guides and Explorer Scouts from Ashurst, Colbury, Calmore, Brockenhurst, Copythorne and Wellow have joined forces to help stop the spread of Himalayan balsam along the Cadnam River

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  • National Moth Week

    Friday 7th July, 2017

    Hummingbird hawk moth, credit: Andy Britland

    This July the nation’s moths will take the limelight for National Moth Week, a celebration of their beauty and importance that will run from the 22nd to 30th of July.

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  • Fishlake Meadows to be managed by the Wildlife Trust

    Thursday 6th July, 2017

    Leader of Test Valley Borough Council, Phil North with Chief Executive of Hampsh

    Test Valley Borough Council has appointed Hampshire & Isle of Wight Wildlife Trust to manage the new Fishlake Meadows Nature Reserve in Romsey

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  • Testwood Lakes Bird Sightings June 2017

    Tuesday 4th July, 2017

    Chaffinch © Darin Smith

    Testwood Lakes Bird Sightings June 2017

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  • New film unveils the secrets of Milton’s Hidden Seashore

    Wednesday 14th June, 2017

    Life on the Water's Edge film promo still

    This Saturday sees a preview of a new short film, Life on the Water’s Edge, celebrating the heritage of Milton Locks

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  • Feel the Buzz: ID-ing our bees

    Wednesday 7th June, 2017

    © Richard Burkmar

    Bumblebees are a familiar sight, but can you tell the different species apart? Here is our guide to the most common bumblebees in the UK

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  • Save our Seas this World Oceans Day

    Tuesday 6th June, 2017

    Boat trip

    The seas help us more than we know - find out more this World Oceans Day

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