Archive of: Conservation

  • Target Let-down

    25 March 2022

    Target Let-down

    Last week the Government published a major consultation document on environmental targets. Sussex Wildlife Trust believes the proposals will fail to stop nature’s decline, let alone enable it to recover.

     
  • Nature Recovery proposals based on weakened protections

    24 March 2022

    Nature Recovery proposals based on weakened protections

    Last week the Government published a major document on national nature protections. Sussex Wildlife Trust believes this will fail to stop nature’s decline, let alone enable it to recover.

     
  • Call for an immediate end to peat sales

    16 March 2022

    Call for an immediate end to peat sales

    Help save a precious natural habitat by sharing your views with the UK and Welsh Governments – deadline on Friday 18 March 2022.

     
  • An open letter to Center Parcs

    15 March 2022

    An open letter to Center Parcs

    Sussex Wildlife Trust alongside the Woodland Trust, RSPB, CPRE and Sussex Ornithological Society have sent this open letter to Center Parcs asking them again to reconsider the location for next possible Center Parcs.

     
  • Only four more days to stop the Arundel Bypass - please act now

    04 March 2022

    Only four more days to stop the Arundel Bypass - please act now

    National Highway’s statutory consultation on this destructive road proposal is ending this Tuesday 8th March at 11.59pm. Please take 10 minutes to follow our guide and object to the proposal.

     
  • Bypass threat to Binsted Valley

    02 March 2022

    Bypass threat to Binsted Valley

    Guest blogger Steve McAuliffe guides us through the special wildlife and rich history of Binsted Valley, which may soon be cut in half if the proposed A27 Arundel Bypass goes ahead.

     
  • Help stop the Arundel Bypass

    15 February 2022

    Help stop the Arundel Bypass

    Please Take Action Today. Help us to STOP the Arundel Bypass by responding to National Highway’s consultation

     
  • 30% more admin or 30% more nature for our protected landscapes?

    20 January 2022

    30% more admin or 30% more nature for our protected landscapes?

    England’s National Parks and Areas of Outstanding Beauty are unique and special landscapes. They should be exceptional, however in reality they are a mixture of beauty, treasure and degradation.

     
  • Arundel A27 Bypass Consultation

    11 January 2022

    Arundel A27 Bypass Consultation

    Arundel A27 Bypass Consultation has been launched, deadline for comments is Tuesday 8 March

     
  • Oldhouse Warren and Center Parcs update

    20 December 2021

    Oldhouse Warren and Center Parcs update

    A big thank you to everyone who contacted Center Parcs and the various local decision-makers (MPs and Councillors) to highlight that Oldhouse Warren is the wrong place to build a new holiday village

     
  • Save Oldhouse Warren ancient woodland

    22 November 2021

    Save Oldhouse Warren ancient woodland

    Please tell Center Parcs and our local councillors and MPs, that Oldhouse Warren ancient woodland is the wrong place for a huge holiday park.

     
  • Environment Act Enacted

    10 November 2021

    Environment Act Enacted

    Last night the Environment Bill was passed by the House of Lords and has now received Royal Assent - so, after over three years of campaigning from NGOs, MPs, Peers and the movement’s supporters, we now have an Environment Act!