The Wildlife Trusts play a very important part in protecting our natural heritage. I would encourage anyone who cares about wildlife to join them.
President Emeritus, The Wildlife Trusts
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Latest Cumbria wildlife news
Beavers finally return to Cumbria after 400 year absence
Beavers are once again in Cumbria, following the release of a male and female into an enclosure on a private estate near Penrith
New funding will transform former golf driving range into a wildlife haven
A former golf course and driving range in Carlisle city centre will become the very first urban bee and butterfly oasis in the North…
Excitement as first grey seal pup of season spotted at South Walney
The first grey seal pup to be born this breeding season was spotted at South Walney Nature Reserve on 5 October 2020.
Latest Cumbria wildlife blogs
Smells of autumn and winter
There’s nothing quite as good at bringing back old memories as an evocative smell. Autumn is one of those times of year when evocative…
The magical world of moths
Moths do lots outside the worlds of showbiz and fashion, writes Alasdair McKee
Summer at Eycott by Oscar Adams
Over the summer I have become a little more acquainted with Eycott’s most prominent inhabitant, the Belted Galloways.