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  • Wildlife supporters toast nature reserve

    Tuesday 8th August, 2017

    40th Anniversary of Waitby Greenriggs Nature Reserve

    It’s 40 years since Waitby Greenriggs Nature Reserve, a four hectare stretch of the old Stainmore Railway and Eden Valley branch line near Kirkby Stephen, was purchased by Cumbria Wildlife Trust from British Rail.

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  • Summer adventures at Eycott Hill Nature Reserve

    Monday 7th August, 2017

    Exploring the wetland at Eycott Hill Nature Reserve

    New visitor interpretation, free printed guides, and story trail leaflets will help all ages make exciting wildlife discoveries at Cumbria Wildlife Trust’s Eycott Hill Nature Reserve near Penrith this summer.

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  • Call for new Cumbrian wildlife recorders!

    Wednesday 2nd August, 2017

    Wildlife recording day at Eycott Hill Nature Reserve

    Cumbria Wildlife Trust and Cumbria Biodiversity Data Centre are looking for budding wildlife recorders to help contribute wildlife records for the county. Two fun and informal training days are taking place at Eycott Hill Nature Reserve and Mungrisdale Village Hall to show people how easy it is to get involved.

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  • Beached Art is a big draw

    Tuesday 1st August, 2017

    The Gregersens, winners of the 2017 Beached Art sand sculpture competition

    Several hundred people joined in the beach fun at St Bees recently, taking part in the annual Beached Art event run by Cumbria Wildlife Trust.

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  • Marvellous moths at Eycott Hill Nature Reserve

    Friday 28th July, 2017

    Moth identification course at Eycott Hill Nature Reserve

    Join Cumbria Wildlife Trust on Tuesday 8th August and learn how to identify beautiful moths on a free one day course at Eycott Hill Nature Reserve.

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  • Let’s Ride to Eycott Hill Nature Reserve

    Wednesday 26th July, 2017

    Cyclists at Eycott Hill Nature Reserve

    This year, Cumbria Wildlife Trust are offering free guided cycle rides to Eycott Hill Nature Reserve near Penrith.

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  • Beached Art coming soon to St Bees Beach

    Friday 21st July, 2017

    Winner of the 2016 Beached Art sand sculpture competition

    Come and celebrate the amazing wildlife found in and around the Irish Sea at Cumbria Wildlife Trust's annual beach event, featuring the popular sand sculpture competition.

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  • RSPB and Cumbria Wildlife Trust ‘tern’ around fortunes of rare seabirds

    Thursday 20th July, 2017

    Little tern feeding chicks on Foulney Island. Photo: J Sheldon

    Three rare species of important seabird have bred in record numbers in Cumbria this year, thanks to the dedication of staff and volunteers from the RSPB and Cumbria Wildlife Trust.

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  • National Marine Week coming soon

    Monday 17th July, 2017

    Emily Baxter, Cumbria  Wildlife Trust sea watching at St Bees

    The wildlife of the Irish Sea is in urgent need of our protection and everyone can do their bit.

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  • Three osprey chicks confirmed at Foulshaw Moss Nature Reserve

    Thursday 6th July, 2017

    2017 osprey chicks at Foulshaw Moss Nature Reserve. Photo: Darren Williams

    We're delighted to confirm that there are three osprey chicks at Foulshaw Moss Nature Reserve this year.

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