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Sat 11th May – Breeding birds of Lock’s Common 10am

Dear all Just a quick reminder about our breeding birds of Lock’s Common walk this coming weekend, Saturday 11th May.  The walk will be led by birding supremo David Carrington, the Kenfig Reserve Manager.  We will be meeting at 10.00am … Continue reading

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Want to grow a meadow?

Find out why and how by clicking on the link below: http://www.plantlife.org.uk/things_to_do/grow_wild/wildmeadow/

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National nest box week 14th – 21st Feb

  Its National Nest Box Week 14-21 February, organised by British Trust for Ornithology (BTO) and after 10 years it is now an established part of the ornithological calendar. The Glamorgan Bird Club were at Kenfig NNR centre last week … Continue reading

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Winter birds on the Wales Coast Path

Attached is a press release from the Wales Coast Path office.  Return of wintering birds draws visitors to the Wales Coast Path As warm weather birds fly away this winter, they leave behind a wealth of species all decked out … Continue reading

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No (well not much) sting in this tale!

Did you know that a small patch of nettles can provide food for more than 40 species of insects such as butterflies, moths and ladybirds and attract a huge variety of wildlife to your garden?  Ideally the patch should be … Continue reading

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Got an hour to spare? RSPB ‘Make your nature count’ survey 2nd-10th June

If you’ve got an hour to spare between 2nd and 10th June then why not take part in this survey? (Click or copy and paste the link for more information on how to register and take part). http://www.rspb.org.uk/naturecount/     … Continue reading

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Feedback on Birdwalk – KNNR

Thanks Leigh for you comments below – this is what the blog is all about so keep ’em coming! If you (or anyone else who participated) have any pictures from this or any other event that you would like to share with … Continue reading

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Sun 17th July – Walk on the Wild Side at Kenfig National Nature Reserve

Walk on the Wild Side at Kenfig 10am   A chance to join expert naturalist and botanist Jeff Curtis for a two mile nature walk looking at plants, birds and insects on the dunes.  Bring binoculars if you have them. Great … Continue reading

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The Bridgend Species of the Day today is the Adder (Vipera beris)

Don’t You Love It When A Plan Works Out!, originally uploaded by me’nthedogs. Our ‘species of the day’ series is a month long feature throughout June 2011 that celebrates biodiversity in the County Borough of Bridgend, South Wales. It’s part … Continue reading

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Sun 8th May – Spring birdsong guided walk at Bedford Park

Come and join the rangers on a spring bird song guided walk  from 10.30am – 12pm at Bedford Park, Cefn Cribwr and see how many birds you can identify. Where industrial heritage meets natural beauty, listen to the newly arrived … Continue reading

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