To celebrate the theme of ‘record breakers’ in this year’s Summer Reading Challenge, Dorset Wildlife Trust (DWT) is launching a new family trail on Brownsea Island and a new challenge for children to complete whilst spending some wild time in Dorset.
Dorset Wildlife Trust (DWT) is delighted to welcome its newest patron, local resident and life-long member, Professor James Lovelock.
Dorset Wildlife Trust (DWT) is asking for help from members of the public to ensure the continued protection of heathland and the wildlife habitats in it, by joining the ‘Heathwatch’ scheme.
Marine life to look out for in August
Latest Marine Sightings - July 2015
Explore Chesil and the Fleet on the Fleet Observer, a shallow drafted boat, specifically designed to explore the lower reaches of the Fleet Lagoon.
The online wildlife recording site ‘Living Record’, developed in Dorset for use anywhere in the country, has reached 500,000 records for 6,800 species across the UK. Dorset Wildlife Trust (DWT) is one of many local conservation organisations championing the system.
Putting the UK’s largest seabird under surveillance highlights the need for a precautionary approach to development in the English Channel
Dorset Wildlife Trust (DWT) is celebrating National Marine Week beside the seaside this summer with the free family fun day, Wild About Hengistbury road show on Saturday 25th July from 10.30am 3.30pm.
Following months of campaigning by Dorset Wildlife Trust (DWT) and over 10,500 letters sent to the Secretary of State, the development of a large solar station on the SSSI (Site of Special Scientific Interest) Rampisham Down in west Dorset, has been ‘called in’ by the Department of Communities and Local Government.