Great white egret nests in Somerset, UK




The great white egret, a species of heron, has nested for the first time in Britain, according to wildlife organisations. The nest site, at … [Read more...]




Red squirrel survey




The Forestry Commission has carried out the first ever full survey of the Red Squirrels at reserves in Cumbria. A total of 416 red squirrels … [Read more...]




Mammals on roads survey




July sees the start of a nationwide survey of mammal sightings along single-carriageway roads. The survey is organised by the People's Trust for … [Read more...]




Raccoon filmed wild in the UK




Wildlife Trust cameras have captured the first raccoon ever filmed in the North East of England. The North American mammal was photographed and … [Read more...]




Rare ladybird spotted in Sutherland, Scotland




A species of ladybird which thrives on heather moorland has been spotted on land belonging to the John Muir Trust, a wild land conservation … [Read more...]




Donegal Moths




The Donegal Moths website is all about the moths that have been recorded in County Donegal and is also a great resource for all moth … [Read more...]




The Big Give – For native squirrels




On the 7th-11th of December 2009 The Wildlife Trust for Lancashire, Manchester and North Merseyside are teaming up with the Big Give to help protect … [Read more...]




Squirrel Pox Virus in Merseyside




The first confirmed case of Squirrel pox virus in Blundellsands, Merseyside has been confirmed. This is a devastating blow to conservationists … [Read more...]




Hooray – Le Tree Bee is Back!




The Tree Bumblebee (Bombus hypnorum), a widespread native of mainland Europe (hence Le Tree Bee), has been spotted once again in Northumberland … [Read more...]