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  • Moth makes comeback after eighty five year absence

    Thursday 17th August, 2017

    Plume moth (c) Stephen Youngs

    A moth that has not been recorded in Hertfordshire since 1930 has once again been spotted at Herts and Middlesex Wildlife Trust’s Hexton Chalk Pit Nature Reserve.

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  • Wildlife charity receives donation from Mayor

    Tuesday 8th August, 2017

    Councillor Dr Linda Radford, Mike Master, Chairman, and Lesley Davies, Chief Exe

    Hertford’s 2016 Mayor, Cllr Dr Linda Radford, has presented Herts and Middlesex Wildlife Trust (HMWT) with a donation of £3,705.86.

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  • Thousands celebrate the wildlife of Hertfordshire and Middlesex

    Monday 31st July, 2017

    An estimated 3,000 people came together over the weekend to celebrate the wildlife of Hertfordshire and Middlesex. Herts and Middlesex Wildlife Trust, in partnership with The Hertfordshire Natural History Society, held the Festival of Wildlife in Panshanger Park, kindly hosted by Tarmac.

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  • Gin is just the tonic for Hertfordshire's Rivers

    Monday 17th July, 2017

    Himalayan balsam gin

    A world-first gin infusion by Puddingstone Distillery is being launched to support Herts and Middlesex Wildlife Trust.

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  • Hertfordshire’s dragonfly species reach record high

    Monday 26th June, 2017

    Norfolk Hawker (c) Barry Reed

    Herts and Middlesex Wildlife Trust have announced that the number of dragonfly species that can be found in Hertfordshire has grown from 19 to 26 in just a few years.

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  • New trail highlights rare habitat in Welwyn

    Friday 23rd June, 2017

    A brand new nature trail that takes in some of the best habitat in Welwyn Garden City has today opened at Tewinbury Farm Hotel.

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  • Rare breeding birds make Panshanger Park their home

    Friday 9th June, 2017

    Little ringed plover

    Two pairs of little ringed plovers have returned to breed at Panshanger Park, near Hertford.

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  • Harpenden gets a new People and Wildlife Officer

    Tuesday 30th May, 2017

    Herts and Middlesex Wildlife Trust, in partnership with Harpenden Town Council has appointed Heidi Mansell as People and Wildlife Officer to help Harpenden’s local community get the most out of their green spaces

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  • Colne Valley Nature Reserve partnership celebrated at Rickmansworth Festival

    Monday 22nd May, 2017

    Rickmansworth Festival

    Herts and Middlesex Wildlife Trust and Affinity Water joined forces at Rickmansworth Festival last weekend in a bid to encourage visitors to learn more about their local wildlife and save water. The Rickmansworth Festival attracted thousands of people to the event’s site along the Aquadrome for the finale of the town’s Rickmansworth Week.

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  • Hoddesdon nature reserve receives funding for conservation

    Wednesday 17th May, 2017

    Herts and Middlesex Wildlife Trust has completed a project to return grazing cattle to Danemead Nature Reserve, near Hoddesdon. It has seen the upgrading of older fencing and the introduction of a cattle water bowser. The Trust is now able to graze the reserve with redpoll cattle

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