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The Chesil Beach Centre from the Fleet Lagoon by Marc Kativu Smith

Wild About Chesil event returns for 2019

Dorset Wildlife Trust (DWT) is delighted to announce that the FREE Wild About Chesil family fun day, which is sponsored by Wessex Water, will be held on Sunday 11th August from 10am – 4pm.

Professor James Lovelock  © Sandy Lovelock

DWT Patron, Professor James Lovelock, turns 100

Professor James Lovelock, is a life member and patron of Dorset Wildlife Trust. Amongst many things, Professor Lovelock is the inventor of the first device to detect CFC’s in the atmosphere,…

Dolphins and jet skis in Poole Bay © Peter Tinsley

DWT warns against marine wildlife disturbance

Dorset Wildlife Trust (DWT) has received reports of dolphin sightings off the Dorset coast in recent weeks and wants to raise awareness of the care that water users should take to avoid…