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Bath Urban Peregrine Project Update 23 Dec 2013

I can see you! Photo by Hamish Smith

I can see you!
Photo by Hamish Smith

The peregrines on St John’s Church in Bath have been continuing to raise their fledglings, teaching them to hunt for themselves and cementing their bond as a breeding pair. Full report here

 

Shapwick Moor Starts on First Hide

News from Shapwick Reserve The work party on 30th November enjoyed another lovely day on the reserve. Lots of clearing was done in the area around the site of the new hide, for which the foundation posts are already in situ. Some significant pollarding of willows near the hide had been done so there wasContinue Reading

East Midlands Group AGM

The East Midland Group AGM is scheduled for Sunday, 1 December. This will take place at their usual venue of the Anglian Birdwatching Centre and will feature a presentation by Tim Mackrill of the Rutland Osprey Project.The itinerary for the day is listed below. (Please note some of the later times are approximate and willContinue Reading

South Gloucester Group Attends International Centre for Birds of Prey Event

The ICBP Falconry Weekend 31st Aug/1st Sept 2013 The South Gloucestershire Group of the Hawk and Owl Trust was pleased to attend for the 3rd year running the Falconry Weekend at the International Centre for Birds of Prey in Newent, Gloucestershire. The Centre is run by Hawk and Owl Trust trustee Jemima Parry-Jones and isContinue Reading

Apprenticeship Positions Available at Avalon Marshes

        Avalon Marshes Environmental Conservation Apprenticeship x 2 (Avalon Marshes Landscape Partnership) Full-time 37.5 hours per week Starting salary: £148 per week (for the first 12 months, increasing thereafter in line with the National Minimum Wage) Passionate about nature? Want to kick-start a career in environmental conservation? The Somerset Wildlife Trust isContinue Reading

Hawk and Owl Trust Summer Draw Winners!

A huge thank you to everyone who purchased tickets and sent in additional donations, contributing to our Summer Draw.  We raised £4,300 and contributions like this go a long way towards continuing our conservation of wild birds of prey and their habitats along with related education and research. The winner received the following: 1st Prize ofContinue Reading

Hawk and Owl Trust Members Weekend 2013

The Hawk and Owl Trust are hosting their popular Members Weekend and AGM 2013 at their newest reserve – Shapwick Moor on the Somerset Levels.  Join up and join us for a weekend packed with conservation and wildlife!  Details below or call our Head Office for more information 0844 984 2824.  To join the Hawk and Owl Trust ClickContinue Reading