Archive of: December, 2018

  • A Cetacean Summer

    30 December 2018

    A Cetacean Summer

    It’s always exciting to see whales, dolphins and porpoises, and they are around year-round, but this summer seems to have been a bit of a ‘bumper’ year for sightings!

     
  • Review of 2018 at Rye Harbour Nature Reserve

    30 December 2018

    Review of 2018 at Rye Harbour Nature Reserve

    A summary of the Rye Harbour Nature Reserve’s year 2018

     
  • Seven swans a-swimming

    28 December 2018

    Seven swans a-swimming

    The final birds of The Twelve Days of Christmas are seven swans a-swimming, and the mute swan can be seen swimming on almost every pond, lake and river in Sussex.

     
  • Christmas - a time for reflection and resolution?

    28 December 2018

    Christmas - a time for reflection and resolution?

    Kevin Lerwill thinks about a having a meaningful, reflective time at Christmas

     
  • Behind the Lens with James Duncan

    27 December 2018

    Behind the Lens with James Duncan

    James Duncan talks to us about his love of wildlife and photography and his work with the Trust as part of the ScottishPower Foundation funded Woods Mill at 50 programme

     
  • Long tailed tits - the ties that bind

    26 December 2018

    Long tailed tits - the ties that bind

    In a festive blog, Michael Blencowe tells us about the importance of family to the long tailed tit

     
  • Six geese a-laying

    23 December 2018

    Six geese a-laying

    The sixth day of Christmas sees the arrival of six geese a-laying, which is a good excuse to talk about one of our most abundant winter visitors.

     
  • Christmas and New Year

    21 December 2018

    Christmas and New Year

    Season’s greetings to all of Sussex Wildlife Trust’s members and supporters.

     
  • Make 2019 the year you learn about wildlife

    20 December 2018

    Make 2019 the year you learn about wildlife

    The Trust’s 2019 Wildlife Events and Courses programme is now online and booking is open

     
  • Behaving like beavers

    18 December 2018

    Behaving like beavers

    Our Sussex Flow Initiative Project Officers are mimicking what our ancient natural ecosystem engineers, the beaver, would have done naturally.

     
  • Events and courses at Rye Harbour Nature Reserve in 2019

    17 December 2018

    Events and courses at Rye Harbour Nature Reserve in 2019

    Some of the 2019 highlights of events and courses at Rye Harbour Nature Reserve

     
  • Two turtle doves

    16 December 2018

    Two turtle doves

    Turtle doves have long been a symbol of love and fidelity and have inspired poets, artists and musicians alike, so presenting your one true love with a bonded pair of turtle doves would be the ultimate romantic gesture – except that these birds are now heart-wrenchingly rare.