Archive of: Nature Reserves 2

  • Ivy League

    Ivy League

    At this time of the year when relatively few plants are still in flower, Ivy is an excellent late season nectar source for many insects.

  • Britain's Heaviest Spider

    Britain's Heaviest Spider

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

  • Changing Chalk

    Changing Chalk

    Changing Chalk partnership wins National Lottery support - to conserve, protect and engage people with the rare chalk grassland and heritage sites of the Sussex Downs

  • Great news for the Discover Rye Harbour project

    Great news for the Discover Rye Harbour project

    ​Sussex Wildlife Trust has received a grant of over half a million pounds from The National Lottery Heritage Fund for its Discover Rye Harbour project which will transform the way visitors engage with the natural and cultural heritage of Rye Harbour Nature Reserve.

  • The Reed Dagger

    The Reed Dagger

    a rare Sussex wetland moth, the Reed Dagger,

  • When trees could speak

    When trees could speak

    Fern the Folklorogist is coming to Woods Mill nature reserve, near Henfield in October as part of the Shoreham Wordfest.