Archive of: March, 2018

  • What should I do if I find a baby bird on the ground?

    29 March 2018

    What should I do if I find a baby bird on the ground?

    At this time of year it’s quite common to find baby birds on the ground that seem to have ‘fallen’ out of their nest.

     
  • Wildlife Courses and Walks in April 2018

    28 March 2018

    Wildlife Courses and Walks in April 2018

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

     
  • Go Wild for Worms

    27 March 2018

    Go Wild for Worms

    Gardeners urged to let soil breathe and welcome life-giving worms

     
  • Swans at work

    26 March 2018

    Swans at work

    A pair of swans at Woods Mill nature reserve has decided to try to raise a family right next to the footpath. Visitors are asked to avoid this area of the reserve.

     
  • Spring Holiday Clubs

    22 March 2018

    Spring Holiday Clubs

    The Easter Holidays are almost here, and so are our holiday clubs for 6 to 11 year olds

     
  • Brown Hairstreak Egg Hunt

    21 March 2018

    Brown Hairstreak Egg Hunt

    It may not seem like the best time of year to be on the lookout for butterflies but there are some tiny treasures out there just waiting to be discovered.

     
  • Lapwing

    18 March 2018

    Lapwing

    You’ll know a lapwing if you see one thanks to the distinctive iridescent-black and white plumage and jaunty black head crest.

     
  • Garden bird feeding hygiene

    17 March 2018

    Garden bird feeding hygiene

    Advice from Vine House Farm on feeding garden birds and preventing them catching common dieases

     
  • New Chief Executive Officer Wanted

    16 March 2018

    New Chief Executive Officer Wanted

    The new Chief Executive will have the opportunity to develop our vision and strategy and ensure that the objectives are delivered to achieve real impact for nature in Sussex over the coming years.

     
  • How to organise a beach clean

    14 March 2018

    How to organise a beach clean

    Life’s a beach, let’s keep it clean

     
  • Huge funding boost for Rye Harbour Nature Reserve project

    13 March 2018

    Huge funding boost for Rye Harbour Nature Reserve project

    Plans for the new Discovery Centre being developed for Rye Harbour Nature Reserve received a massive boost this week with the news that not one – but three – major funding organisations have agreed to award over £1.75 million to the scheme.

     
  • Spring into action

    12 March 2018

    Spring into action

    Graeme Lyons has been working with the volunteer group at Flatropers Wood recording wildlife