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  • Festival of Wildlife 2015 launched at photography exhibition

    Friday 24th July, 2015

    Paul Thrush with Cllr and Mrs Gaygusuz, Mayor and Mayoress of St Albans

    The second annual Festival of Wildlife was launched with a VIP photo exhibition event at Verulamium Museum in St Albans

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  • Have your say on EU protection for wildlife

    Tuesday 21st July, 2015

    Doormouse - Bev Lewis

    EU legislation protecting important wildlife species and habitats in the UK and Europe is under threat.

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  • Trust responds to Airport's Commission report

    Monday 6th July, 2015

    Heathrow Airport

    Heathrow Airport expansion plans fail to show that they will protect and enhance wildlife

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  • Otters filmed in Stort Valley

    Monday 29th June, 2015

    Otter in Stort Valley

    In May and June our trail cam captured otter activity in the Stort Valley. You can watch the footage below.

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  • Water voles reintroduced at Thorley Wash

    Thursday 11th June, 2015

    Water Vole - Paul Thrush

    Herts & Middlesex Wildlife Trust’s nature reserve at Thorley Wash is now home to over 160 endangered water voles as part of an ambitious project to reintroduce water voles into the river Stort.

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  • Chalk Grassland Butterflies

    Wednesday 10th June, 2015

    Marbled White - Alice Hunter photography

    Among the 59 species of butterfly recognised as native to Britain, a number are particularly specialised to the habitat in which they live.

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  • Stevenage plays host to a wonderful Wild Woods Day!

    Monday 18th May, 2015

    Herts and Middlesex Wildlife Trust’s annual Wild Woods Day came to Monks Wood and Whomerley Wood, right in the heart of Stevenage, last Saturday.

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  • Orchids and Meadows This May

    Monday 11th May, 2015

    As spring warms into summer and more insects emerge, our hedgerows, verges and meadows burst with blossom taking advantage of the sunshine and pollinators. A whole host of different flowers emerge from Cowslips and Lady’s Smock to Pink Campion, Meadow Sweet and Orchids.

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  • Feel better outdoors

    Friday 1st May, 2015

    New self guided walks at Hertfordshire nature reserves

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  • Otter filmed in East Herts!

    Friday 17th April, 2015

    Otter in Lea Valley

    Otter activity has been caught on film by Herts and Middlesex Wildlife Trust in the Lea Valley

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