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Rare brownfield wildlife under threat

A new report by wildlife charity Buglife- The Invertebrate Conservation Trust, highlights the alarming loss of wildlife-rich brownfields in the Thames Gateway. Some brownfield sites in the region can support...

12/09/2013

Europes Strongest Beetle Discovered in the Teme Valley

04/09/2013 Wildlife enthusiasts have been thrilled to discover a rhinoceros beetle in Worcestershire, a giant insect only found in mainland Europe. Budding entomologist, Angie Hill found the huge beetle in...

02/09/2013

Environmental groups warn of dredging triple whammy

21st July 2013 Dredging ‘triple whammy’ with damage to wildlife, increased flooding and legal challenges. The Blueprint for Water coalition of environmental organisations has this week submitted a strong response...

21/08/2013

Ragwort-pullers threaten ecology of the Forest

7th August 2013 The New Forest’s delicate ecological balance is being threatened by ‘do-gooders’ who have unofficially taken it upon themselves to pull up ragwort from various parts of the...

07/08/2013

The hunt for the New Forest Cicada

Buglife is leading a hunt for the elusive New Forest Cicada. Thanks to funding administered by the Forestry Commission on behalf of the New Forest HLS Scheme Buglife experts and...

17/07/2013