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  • Why native mammals need YOUR help in Cornwall

    Thursday 21st September, 2017

    As another winter approaches, Cornwall Wildlife Trust has turned its attention to helping the wild mammals of woodlands, farmland, open moors, heaths and gardens. Cornwall’s wild mammals face many threats, and while there have been success stories, there is much still to do.

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  • New report shows worrying increase in dolphin deaths in Cornwall

    Tuesday 19th September, 2017

    A worrying increase in dolphin deaths has been observed in Cornwall in the last year, highlighted by Cornwall Wildlife Trust’s 2016 Marine Strandings Network (MSN) report which has been released today.

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  • Portuguese Man O War wash up on Cornish coast in record numbers

    Wednesday 13th September, 2017

    The strong westerly winds that have been pounding our coastlines recently have brought with them an influx of open ocean visitors to Cornwall’s north coast beaches.

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  • Giants discovered on Looe Island!

    Friday 8th September, 2017

    On a recent Cornwall Wildlife Trust survey of marine life on their Looe Island Nature Reserve, marine experts were thrilled to discover a rare species lurking within the island’s rockpools.

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  • New Tree Canopy Development works with Wildlife Trust to Bring Guests Closer to Nature

    Wednesday 6th September, 2017

    An ambitious new sustainable holiday development business has joined Cornwall Wildlife Trust’s Business Supporter Scheme. Hall Wood are planning unique new tree top level accommodation in a valley near Pelynt and have worked closely with the Trust from the start to ensure the scheme is as wildlife friendly as possible.

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  • Vote Power for Cornish Wildlife

    Monday 4th September, 2017

    Cornwall Wildlife Trust has been shortlisted for the M & S Energy Fund and voting is now open for a chance for them to win funding to install Solar PV which will reduce carbon and running costs to maximise funds for their important work protecting Cornwall’s wildlife and wild places.

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  • Back to nature with Trust gardens finale

    Friday 25th August, 2017

    A treat awaits visitors for the grand finale of Cornwall Wildlife Trust’s popular Open Gardens scheme as they visit the truly unique Tanglewood Wild Garden on Sunday 10th September and finish off another brilliant season.

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  • Cornish valley garden abuzz with wildlife

    Wednesday 23rd August, 2017

    Nestling in deep oak woodland, the Carminowe Valley Garden is an abundant wildlife garden, overlooking the beautiful Carminowe Valley towards Loe Pool, and is the latest to open as part of Cornwall Wildlife Trust’s Open Gardens scheme.

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  • Wildlife partnership flying high

    Monday 14th August, 2017

    Vine House Farm, the home of pioneering wildlife-friendly farmer Nicolas Watts and his family, grows 400 acres of bird seed, including 100 acres of sunflowers, and is a haven for a host of wildlife.

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  • Beautiful garden created in Cornish quarry

    Wednesday 9th August, 2017

    Their garden may be located in an area of predominately Cornish granite, but this hasn’t stopped the owners of Bolts Quarry Farm from transforming where originally there wasn’t a garden at all into one of immense interest and beauty.

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