Latest Species Champions News
06 May 2016
Dr. Therese Coffey MP, champion of the bittern, visited RSPB Minsmere to learn more about her species and see what is being done to improve the resilience of Suffolk’s reedbeds in the face of climate change. During her visit, the RSPB presented Dr. Coffey with a unique bittern picture, selected as the winning entry in a children’s art competition at Minsmere.
01 March 2016
The formal launch of the species champions’ project took place at Westminster on 1 March 2016. The 20 MP species champions were invited to drop in and receive a poster of their adopted species and to talk to the project team.