• Hundreds of Cumbrians support Marine Conservation Zones

    Wednesday 27th March, 2013

    Staff and volunteers at local conservation charity Cumbria Wildlife Trust have been overwhelmed by a huge response from its members to the public consultation on Marine Conservation Zones.

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  • Morecambe Bay Limestone and Wetlands Nature Improvement Area celebrates first anniversary

    Tuesday 26th March, 2013

    Representatives from a major Morecambe Bay conservation project are attending a special event in London today to mark the first anniversary of England’s Nature Improvement Area (NIA) programme.

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  • New film gives glimpse of potential Marine Conservation Zones

    Monday 4th March, 2013

    Jewel anemones by Paul Naylor

    A glimpse of the amazing variety of life under the Irish Sea will encourage people in Cumbria to help protect its wildlife.

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  • Sponsor a Love Nest with Cumbria Wildlife Trust this Valentine’s Day and show your Valentine your wild side!

    Tuesday 5th February, 2013

    Sponsor a love nest

    This Valentine’s Day, sponsor a Cumbria Wildlife Trust Love Nest for your loved one. You will be showing your Valentine some wild love and your passion for wildlife too.

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  • Cumbria’s huge support for strong marine protection

    Tuesday 22nd January, 2013

    Trustee David Sharrod and Marine Conservation Officer Lindsey Sullivan with peti

    A huge wave of public support will shake Westminster today as a quarter of a million people call for greater protection for UK’s seas and coastline.

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  • ‘Bitter disappointment’ over Irish Sea protection

    Thursday 13th December, 2012

    Recommended Irish Sea Marine Conservation Zones

    The Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs released its long-awaited consultation on the next stages of designation of the MCZs around the UK, today.

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  • Heritage Lottery Fund pledges £1.3m support for Cumbria heritage

    Wednesday 12th December, 2012

    A cumbrian haymeadow

    Two grants totalling over £1.3m have today been awarded to two heritage projects in Cumbria.

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  • Marine Conservation Zones public consultation will be launched mid December 2012

    Tuesday 11th December, 2012

    Recommended Irish Sea Marine Conservation Zones

    The Wildlife Trusts wait with increasing trepidation to the UK Government’s public consultation on Marine Conservation Zones which is due to be launched in mid December.

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  • Get your Fish ‘n’ Tips today!

    Friday 30th November, 2012

    Wild Oceans sustainable fish recipe book

    Fish ‘n’ Tips: The Wild Oceans’ sustainable seafood recipe book is a great Christmas gift for your friends and family who love to cook.

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  • Red alert!

    Monday 26th November, 2012

    Red squirrel at Plumgarth

    A red squirrel has been spotted in the garden of local nature charity Cumbria Wildlife Trust at Plumgarths, Kendal.

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