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Have you seen this invader? @defranature @cehsciencenews want to know #asianhornet

Sorry for the repeat post, but please note the contact email change for reporting sightings of Asian Hornet, please send to alert_nonnative@ceh.ac.uk. Thanks to Lucy at the GB non-native species team for spotting our error and thanks for reading our … Continue reading

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Gwent – Glamorgan Recorders’ Newsletter Issue 8

Please click on the link (or copy and paste into you browser) to read the newsletter Gwent Glamorgan Recorders’ Newsletter Issue 8 Autumn (May 2013)

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Natural Resources Wales (NRW) Environmental Funding Fairs

For more information, please click on the link (or copy and paste to your browser). Funding Fairs Brochure

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New Wildlife Trust Visitor Centre at Parc Slip Off To A Flying Start

New Wildlife Trust Visitor Centre at Parc Slip Off To A Flying Start  Parc Slip Nature Reserve, once a colliery site, is now host to an entirely different opportunity for visitors and local people providing a tourism attraction and welcome … Continue reading

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Wales is world-leader in DNA barcoding all native plants and conifers

Wales is the first nation in the world to have DNA barcoded all of its native flowering plants and conifers, opening up huge potential for research into biodiversity conservation and human health. For more information click on the link:- http://www.gardenofwales.org.uk/science/barcode-wales/

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I think I’ve seen a tree with ash dieback ‘Chalara fraxinea’ – what should I do?”

Over the weekend the Secretary of State, Owen Paterson MP, introduced a ban on the import and movement of ash across the UK as a bio security measure to help prevent the spread of Chalara fraxinea. At the moment there … Continue reading

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The Welsh Biodiversity Partnership (WBP) Support Team Newsletter October 2012

The Wales Biodiversity Partnership (WBP) brings together key players from the public, private and voluntary sectors to promote and monitor biodiversity and ecosystem action in Wales. WBP provides a leadership role and an expert steer on priorities for action on … Continue reading

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Some more events you may be interested in………….

Please click on the link below for more information, and don’t forget to visit all our events pages (which I am attempting to update regularly!) FCFCG June Bulletin

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Kenfig National Nature Reserve dune de-stabilisation

Please click on the link below see the press release produced by Plantlife for the pioneering management works taking place on the reserve at the moment. Radio 4 recorded a programme about the work at Kenfig on Thursday for the … Continue reading

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National Tree Week: 5 Reasons to Plant a Tree

Here are 5 compelling findings from the Woodland Trust research highlighting the importance of trees and planting trees.. · The number of bird species increased by 3 for every additional 20% of tree cover · Asthma rates among children aged … Continue reading

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