Archive of: April, 2016

  • Wildlife Courses and Walks in May 2016

    28 April 2016

    Wildlife Courses and Walks in May 2016

    Michael Blencowe looks forward to the Sussex Wildlife Trust’s wildlife courses, walks and talks in May

     
  • Natura 2000 - the European network for nature

    27 April 2016

    Natura 2000 - the European network for nature

    The third of our blog series about the EU Referendum and Sussex Wildlife, looks at ‘Natura 2000’ - the formal term for the European network of protected areas established through the nature directives.

     
  • Lovely sound of summer in a cold spring

    27 April 2016

    Lovely sound of summer in a cold spring

    Mike Russell heard his first turtle dove of the summer

     
  • Win a family ticket to Festival

    26 April 2016

    Win a family ticket to Festival

    Win a family ticket to the Elderflower Fields Festival, worth over £300 in our competition

     
  • West Dean Woods Open Day

    26 April 2016

    West Dean Woods Open Day

    A chance to explore West Dean Woods nature reserve, which is usually closed to the public, on Saturday 30 April between 11:00 and 16:00.

     
  • Selwyns Wood - Eastbourne Group Walk

    25 April 2016

    Selwyns Wood - Eastbourne Group Walk

    Eastbourne Group Walk at Selwyns Wood

     
  • Shakespeare's Plants

    23 April 2016

    Shakespeare's Plants

    400 years ago, Shakespeare died, leaving a legacy of plays and sonnets. He often invoked the natural world and mentioned many plants in his work.

     
  • The EU Nature Directives

    20 April 2016

    The EU Nature Directives

    The second of our blog series about the EU Referendum and Sussex Wildlife, looks at the EU Nature Directives

     
  • An Introduction to Bees

    19 April 2016

    An Introduction to Bees

    Bee expert Steven Falk leads a Sussex Wildlife Trust course to inspire naturalists to record bees in Sussex.

     
  • When fish have antlers

    18 April 2016

    When fish have antlers

    Graeme Lyons comes face to face with a tompot blenny

     
  • Sussex Wildlife Trust Marathon Success

    18 April 2016

    Sussex Wildlife Trust Marathon Success

    Two runners took part in the Brighton Marathon supporting the Sussex Wildlife Trust. Find out how they got on.

     
  • The EU Referendum

    15 April 2016

    The EU Referendum

    The EU referendum is only ten weeks away. Dr Tony Whitbread plans to write a series of weekly blogs focussing on those issues which affect wildlife and the environment to hopefully add some clarity to the burning question – in or out of the European Union.