Wild Play in Underway

Underway Meade is a local community and wildlife site based in Combe St Nicholas. The site provides habitats for wildlife and a space for residents of all ages to enjoy, with picnic benches, a [...]

River Otter Beaver Project

In August 2020, following the completion of River Otter Beaver Trial, England’s first wild breeding population of beavers for 400 years was given the permanent right to remain. Devon Wildlife [...]

Old Woods, New Growth

Neroche Woodlanders have been working towards being able to grow their own broadleaved saplings to restock the woodland at Young Wood. They established a small tree nursery and kitchen garden so [...]

Enhancing Dommett Wood for Dormice

Somerset Wildlife Trust carried out work to improve its Dommett Wood nature reserve for dormice. This involved thinning the woodland and removing non-native species to encourage a more diverse [...]

Outdoor learning shelter for Upottery Primary School

A project to create an outdoor learning shelter, enabling school children to have a direct link between their learning and the natural environment.

Willtown Turbary Restoration

A project to provide better habitat for wildlife and improve access for the local community.

Wildlife garden at Blackdown Healthy Living and Activity Centre

The Blackdown Healthy Living and Activity Centre supports the wellbeing and health of the local community, particularly isolated and elderly individuals. It is an important local amenity. With [...]

Buckland St Mary School wildlife garden

This rural primary school is constructing a brand new environmental educational garden. A small pond and wildlife area at the school had fallen into disrepair and was inaccessible. The main goal [...]


Swains Lane nature reserve

Swains Lane, a popular local nature reserve, near Wellington, has been given a new lease of life thanks to the hard work of local people and support from Blackdown Hills National Landscape.