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  • Thriving water vole population

    Monday 18th April, 2016

    Water vole by Georgette Taylor

    Despite national decline, a new report based on water vole surveys in two areas of the Fens carried out at five year intervals over the last 10 years shows that water voles are continuing to thrive

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  • Godmanchester improvements

    Thursday 14th April, 2016

    Godmanchester NR by Aidan Matthews

    Much hard work has taken place in the past few months at Godmanchester NR - thanks to the combined teamwork of reserves staff, a dedicated group of volunteers plus generous landfill funding collectively enabling this to happen

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  • Bluebell Barcoding Day

    Wednesday 6th April, 2016

    Bluebell by Chris Rutter

    Researchers and volunteers are tracking bluebell DNA today at Cambridge's Wellcome Genome Campus. Using barcoding, the aim is to track the threat of the invasive Spanish species

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  • 30 Days Wild - again!

    Wednesday 6th April, 2016

    30 Days Wild is back - last year it proved amazingly popular, lots of people got involved and loved finding surprising ways to connect with nature daily during June. Here's your chance to do it again - or try it for the first time

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  • Helping the Hoffer Brook

    Monday 4th April, 2016

    Gravel addition, Hoffer Brook

    Habitat improvement on the Hoffer Brook is nearing completion - it's been a wonderful team effort

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  • A Big Thank You for Bags of Help

    Friday 1st April, 2016

    Wistow Woods by Guy Pilkington

    Thanks to you, we have won a grant from Tesco Bags of Help to improve local woodlands

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  • Wildlife is good for business

    Friday 1st April, 2016

    Cambridgeshire Chamber of Commerce and the Wildlife Trust for Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire and Northamptonshire today announce their partnership for 2016/17.

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  • Help us to connect children with nature

    Tuesday 1st March, 2016

    Did you know that over the last 40 years children have become increasingly separated from nature which is resulting in obesity, mental health issues and social interaction problems with other children? It's a natural disaster in the making…*

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  • Top UK Wildlife Experiences

    Saturday 20th February, 2016

    Short eared owl by Matt Lodge

    Launched today the Wildlife Trusts across the country are highlighting the best wildlife experiences for each season - we'll be selecting ours and adding to them as the seasons progress . . .

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  • Work at Godmanchester NR

    Thursday 18th February, 2016

    Restoration work at GNR by Aidan Matthews

    Vital restoration work at Godmanchester NR is taking place - here our Cambridgeshire Reserves Manager explains the reasons for the work which will bring improvements for habitat, wildlife and visitors

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