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Here’s what we spotted and heard on the Lock’s Common birdwalk on Saturday 11th May :-Starling, Herring gull, Song thrush (heard only), Jackdaw, Carrion crow, House sparrow, Rook, Lesser black backed gull, Blackbird (collecting worms in beak next to lifeguard … Continue reading

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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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Traditional Orchard Survey – Your help is needed!

Mapping Welsh orchards The People’s Trust for Endangered Species (PTES) is co-ordinating a project to map the traditional orchards of Wales. Orchards are hotspots for biodiversity and support a wide range of wildlife including many species which are nationally rare … Continue reading

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Tree Planting at Sker Farm Sat 10th Dec 9.30am

      Following our successful tree planting day on the 26th November as part of National Tree week, where we planted a 1000 trees, (yes 1000  trees!), this Saturday we are looking to better this number, but we need … 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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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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