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Dragonflies and damselflies bounce back from tough year

A survey into numbers of dragonflies and damselflies in the Durham Wildlife Trust area has shown that the insects have bounced back spectacularly afte...
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Creating a hibernacula

Durham Wildlife Trust’s Heart of Durham Project volunteers in partnership with Northumbrian Water have created an artificial hibernacula on Pow Hill...
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A little bit wilder at Low Barns

by Wilderness Ranger, Rachel Richards December and January have been very busy and exciting months working with families, children and young peopl...
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Tow Law Millennium School ‘Green Leaders’ jump into action

 With a National Tree Week grant from Durham County Council, hedging plants and trees were purchased to complete the hedge around Thornley Wood just ...
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Getting the perfect picture the ethical way

The sharing of amazing wildlife photography has never been easier in the age of social media, but does every photographer adhere to ethical guidelines...
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Young Green Leaders Practice What They Preach

Durham Wildlife Trust has been awarded a grant to further develop its tree-planting at a new County Durham wood and a group of local schoolchildren ...
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12 Days of Wild Christmas

Get closer to nature this Christmas, with our winter wildlife challenge Every June we challenge you to try 30 Days Wild, doing one wild thing a d...
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How To Have An Eco-Christmas

Whether you celebrate a big family Christmas, or you just give out a few cards to your friends and neighbours to wish them a happy time, here are so...
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Botany Group Bryophyte Walk

Bryophyte walk at Castle Eden Dene, Sun. 24th November 2019, report by Lesley Hodgson After the relentless rain of the last few weeks, it was quite a...
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Fungi Friday’s Fantastic Results

There was a great turn out for the Fungi training day at Black Plantation, as volunteers from Rainton Meadows and Low Barns attended the annual event....
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