Archives for May 2011

Fire alert for North York Moors National Park




People planning to visit the North York Moors National Park over the bank holiday weekend and half term week are being asked not to light fires or … [Read more...]




Little Ringed Plover spotted in Wearside




Visitors to a North East England nature reserve have been rewarded with a wide selection of wading birds, thanks to the dryer than normal … [Read more...]




Volunteers wanted for Lake District clean-up




The Lake District’s biggest annual “spring clean” event – tidying up around the shores of Windermere and filling hundreds of bags of rubbish – is … [Read more...]




Stories from the fells-The Cumbria Landscape Story




Cumbria Wildlife Trust is looking for people to help tell the story of the Lake District's high fells and bring alive the history of the iconic … [Read more...]




200,000 trees planted in North Pennines




New woodlands have been planted in the North Pennines thanks to the help of local communities. More than 200,000 native broadleaved trees – … [Read more...]




ForestXplorer iPhone app helps in the forest




The Forestry Commission in England has launched a new iphone app to help visitors identify and learn about trees found in local woodlands. Already … [Read more...]




Bluebell season ‘early’ in Scotland




Four of the Scotland’s biggest environmental charities have joined together to predict that this year's earlier than usual bluebell season will peak … [Read more...]