Category Archives: Educational

My Green Space short videos

Ncompass and  Dream Machine Media are working on a small project for Bridgend Countryside & Tourism department, creating a series of short films and an interactive map to showcase Bridgend’s Green Spaces – with a particular focus on Local Nature … Continue reading

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The Wildlife Trust @WTSWW and National Museum Wales ‘#UnknownWales Conference 2014’,

The Wildlife Trust and National Museum Wales ‘Unknown Wales Conference 2014’, is taking place on Saturday 11th October at the National Museum Wales in Cardiff. It is free to attend this event which will be celebrating and exploring our wonderful Welsh … Continue reading

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Dragonflies; Lifecycle, Identification Tips and Recording course

The British Dragonfly Society will be holding three courses entitled ‘Dragonflies; Lifecycle, Identification Tips and Recording’. These are at Teifi Marshes (the Welsh Wildlife Centre) (12th July), Pensychnant Conservation Centre, near Conwy in North Wales (23rd July) and Dinefwr NNR in Llandeilo … Continue reading

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Bridgend countryside volunteer opportunities: Bryngarw volunteer programme of events 2014

The volunteer programme has been going for over five years and has gone from strength to strength, with members of the local community donating their time and efforts to support preserving the park’s natural environment. The volunteers meet one Saturday … Continue reading

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Bridgend countryside volunteer opportunities: Wildlife Trust of South and West Wales

Yep it’s that time of year when volunteer events are published showing the breadth of countryside volunteer opportunities in Bridgend. Yes we have listened (Leigh) and with a more joined up approach this year from all volunteer providers, there should … Continue reading

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Do you have a passion for wildlife recording in your garden?

Correspondence from Sean McHugh WBP. Dragonfly TV are looking for enthusiastic people who have a passion for wildlife recording in their gardens and are looking some Welsh examples. Dragonfly Film and Television Offer Dragonfly TV are developing a programme about … Continue reading

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Wildlife trust. Wildlife sites officer

Wildlife Sites Officer Wildlife trust are currently recruiting for a fixed term 12 month Wildlife Sites Officer to work in the Local Authority regions that cover Glamorgan, starting January 2014. Salary £17,000. Closing date Friday 6th December, interviews Friday 13th … Continue reading

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