Archive of: Conservation

  • Perpetuating myths - a call to action

    Perpetuating myths - a call to action

    Proposers of big new roads need to prove that the environmental damage done by roads is outweighed by the benefit they provide.As we have seen, the benefits are illusory, congestion gets worse, not better. So, not much benefit then!

  • Arundel Bypass Walk

    Arundel Bypass Walk

    Walk the proposed route of the Arundel bypass on Sunday 17 September.

  • More roads means more congestion

    More roads means more congestion

    We are in a phase of “consultation” for road building along the A27. Proposals at Worthing and at Arundel are in the fray at the moment, but I’m sure more will follow. We appear to be entering another road-building bonanza where, ignoring the evidence of the past, the dewy-eyed romantics of the Highways Agency believe that road building will solve all our congestion ills.

  • The Repeal Bill

    The Repeal Bill – let’s make sure our MPs know we care about legal protection of our wildlife and wild places

  • Rye Harbour's Little Terns

    Rye Harbour's Little Terns

    ​If there is one species associated with Rye Harbour Nature Reserve it is the Little Tern

  • Breeding Birds at Rye Harbour

    Breeding Birds at Rye Harbour

    With more than 90 species of bird nesting at Rye Harbour it takes the SWT team a lot of time to determine numbers of pairs and breeding success every year.



    Breaking news – Pondtail Wood has just been sold and the public enquiry has been cancelled