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  • Trust welcomes new Commons and Greens Officer

    Monday 21st December, 2015

    New Commons and Greens Officer Heidi Mansell

    Heidi Mansell has joined the Trust as Commons and Greens Officer working in partnership with Harpenden Town Council.

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  • The Wildlife Trusts urge Government to drop the cull and focus on vaccination and securing badger BCG supplies

    Friday 18th December, 2015

    Badger Vaccination (C) Tom Marshall

    The Government today announced that it is suspending the sourcing of BCG vaccine for English badger vaccination schemes, that the 2015 badger culls were ‘successful in meeting their targets’ and confirmed it wants to see ‘badger control over a wider number of areas next year’, issuing new guidance to Natural England that significantly relaxes the current badger culling licence criteria

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  • Looking after wildlife this winter

    Friday 20th November, 2015

    Looking after wildlife this winter

    Winter is here, but don’t put away the gardening gloves just yet. There are plenty of ways to keep your fingers green and your garden wildlife-friendly as the weather gets colder. So bundle up warm and get outside, there is work to be done!

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  • Mild autumn weather keeps crickets flying

    Tuesday 17th November, 2015

    Oak bush cricket

    The warm autumn weather has resulted in the Oak bush-cricket being recorded later in the year than ever before in Hertfordshire.

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  • Every Child Wild!

    Thursday 5th November, 2015

    Wildlife Trusts launch new campaign to make every child wild as poll reveals parents' concerns over their children's lack of contact with nature.

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  • Herts and Middlesex Wildlife Trust’s projects recognised at the Rural Living Awards

    Friday 23rd October, 2015

    Jenny Sherwen, Darren Bast and Cllr. Frances Button

    Herts and Middlesex Wildlife Trust have won an award from the Hertfordshire Branch of CPRE for their work monitoring and protecting Hertfordshire’s rivers. The Trust also received a judges’ commendation for their work on reedbeds at Amwell Nature Reserve.

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  • Apple Day draws big crowds at Tewin

    Wednesday 14th October, 2015

    Over 600 people attended the Trust's annual Apple Day celebrations Tewin Orchard on Sunday

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  • Thanks A Million Vine House Farm!

    Monday 17th August, 2015

    Birds on the farm - Vine House Farm

    One man’s passion for the natural world has led to his family supporting UK wildlife conservation to the tune of £1,000,000, through feeding birds on a spectacular scale.

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  • Ecology Dogs lend a helping nose to look for water voles!

    Monday 3rd August, 2015

    Stig at work in Thorley Wash

    A sniffer dog has been helping the Trust to monitor water vole activity in Thorley Wash Nature Reserve.

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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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