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
A rare close-up glimpse of the Foulshaw Moss osprey chicks
Osprey chicks have been tagged with ID rings at Foulshaw Moss Nature Reserve
New report calls for ambitious pesticide reduction target
Nation of insect champions needed to reverse insect decline
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Latest Cumbria wildlife blogs
Ringing the osprey chicks
Yan and Tan are now known as 410 and 411 (officially at least). Alasdair McKee explains why ringing the osprey chicks is so important…
Family dynamics in the osprey nest
As the osprey chicks grow and get more boisterous, Alasdair McKee describes how Blue 35 sometimes needs to find some 'alone time…
Visiting Gosling Sike in May
Visiting Gosling Sike in May during the Covid restrictions - a poem by writer in residence Susan Cartwright-Smith.