Hampshire

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

Monday 18th September 2017

Emer Bog © David Cardinal

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

Tagged with: Hampshire, Nature Reserves

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

Thursday 14th September 2017

Seahorse© Julie Hatcher

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

Tagged with: Hampshire, Isle of Wight, Living Seas, People and Nature

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

Tagged with: Hampshire, People and Nature

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

Monday 11th September 2017

Badger © Darin Smith

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

Tagged with: Hampshire, Isle of Wight, Public Policy, Species

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

Tagged with: Hampshire, People and Nature

Government minister visits New Forest volunteering project

Monday 21st August 2017

Lord Gardiner and HIWWT Chair David Jordan

A long-standing Hampshire & Isle of Wight Wildlife Trust project aiming to stop the spread of invasive non-native plants in the New Forest has hosted a special visit from a government Minister

Tagged with: Habitats, Hampshire, People and Nature, Volunteering

Testwood Lakes Bird Sightings July 2017

Tuesday 8th August 2017

Black-tailed Godwit by Richard AllenBlack-tailed Godwit by Richard Allen

Testwood Lakes Bird Sightings July 2017

Tagged with: Birds, Hampshire

Milton Locks community project shortlisted for award

Monday 7th August 2017

Families at Milton Locks nature reserve© Paul Gonella

Our community project based at Milton Locks nature reserve has been shortlisted for the Campaign to Protect Rural England’s (CPRE) Hampshire Countryside Awards

Tagged with: Hampshire, Nature Reserves, People and Nature

Volunteers pitch in to tackle balsam blight

Thursday 3rd August 2017

Volunteers pulling Himalayan halsam

Volunteers have spent 120 hours 'bashing' a rampant non-native plant from the banks of the river Wallington and one of its tributaries.

Tagged with: Habitats, Hampshire, Volunteering

UK’s oldest great white egret returns to Blashford Lakes

Tuesday 1st August 2017

'Walter' the great white egret at Blashford Lakes nature reserve © Ed Bennett

The UK’s oldest known great white egret has returned to the Wildlife Trust’s Blashford Lakes Nature reserve, near Ringwood.

Tagged with: Birds, Hampshire, Nature Reserves