Tag Archives: dunes

Kenfig NNR on ‘Time Team’ this Sunday 18th March

Kenfig – The Secrets of the Dunes Remember to tune in or set your recorders for the Time Team programme on Sunday 18th March ( Mother’s Day – forget this at your peril!!!!!!) Click on the link for more information … Continue reading

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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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Saturday 19th November 10am – Scrub Clearance at Newton Burrows

Just a quick reminder about this weekend’s scrub clearance at Newton.  We will be meeting at Beach Road Car Park at 10 a.m and then going into the dunes for a few hours work.  Tools and training provided, just wear … Continue reading

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News from recent events at Kenfig National Nature Reserve

      Our fantastic Voluntary Wardens at Kenfig had a good day on Wednesday 2nd Nov clearing willow scrub next to a seasonally flooded wetland. Larp,Val, Sandra and Rob made quick work of burning the branches. Logs were loaded onto the … Continue reading

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Autumn is a’coming in, Kenfig tra la la la laaa!

    At Kenfig we are well into our brief mowing season that needs to be carried out after flowers have set seed but before the site floods. This is Long Pool Slack taken at the start of cutting work … 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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