Archive of: Iping Common

  • Antisocial behaviour on nature reserves - how you can help

    10 March 2021

    Antisocial behaviour on nature reserves - how you can help

    As the country begins to look forward to a time when we emerge from lockdown, we would like to draw your attention to ongoing issues we are aware of affecting some our nature reserves.

     
  • Heathland Dragonflies at Stedham and Iping Commons

    29 September 2020

    Heathland Dragonflies at Stedham and Iping Commons

    As part of the Heathland Sculpture Trail that connects the heathlands within the South Downs National Park, a sculpture dedicated to the specialist heathland dragonflies has been erected at Stedham Common.

     
  • Bee Wolf

    05 September 2020

    Bee Wolf

    Last week Glenn Norris spent 15 minutes watching one of the coolest insects of the year the Bee Wolf.

     
  • Sussex Heathlands

    03 September 2020

    Sussex Heathlands

    Sussex Wildlife Trust manages a lot of heathland within Sussex and each has its own characteristics.

     
  • Secrets of the Heath - free family fun

    01 September 2020

    Secrets of the Heath - free family fun

    Have you ever babysat a sand lizard? Secrets of the Heath returns for 2020 with sizzling line-up of free family fun

     
  • Be tick aware

    11 May 2020

    Be tick aware

    Now summer is here it is a good time to brush up on your knowledge of ticks, where they live and what sensible precautions you can take.

     
  • Britain's Heaviest Spider

    14 October 2019

    Britain's Heaviest Spider

    The Four-spotted Orbweaver Araneus quadratus is Britain’s heaviest spider, coming in at a whopping 2.5 grams.

     
  • Sundews

    24 July 2019

    Sundews

    The sundew is a carnivorous plant found growing in Sussex

     
  • High risk of wildfires

    27 February 2019

    High risk of wildfires

    ​Please be aware there is currently a heightened risk of fire, particularly on heathland sites due to the dry unseasonably warm weather.

     
  • What has pan-species listing Sussex Wildlife Trust's nature reserves done for us?

    20 January 2019

    What has pan-species listing Sussex Wildlife Trust's nature reserves done for us?

    Graeme Lyons celebrates the updating of the master pan species-list for Sussex Wildlife Trust reserves.

     
  • Fire management for heathland professionals

    30 October 2018

    Fire management for heathland professionals

    Heathland professionals from across the South East will meet at the South Downs Centre in Midhurst and Iping Common on 7 November.

     
  • Bogey beetle

    10 October 2018

    Bogey beetle

    This nationally scarce apple-green coloured tortoise beetle has been discovered at Stedham Common for the first time.