Discovery awaits in the twilight: Take part in the National Bat Monitoring Programme by Chloe-Lea Longden

Bat numbers in the UK have declined dramatically over the last century. You can help to monitor how the UK’s bats are currently faring by taking part in the Bat Conservation Trust’s National Bat Monitoring Programme surveys which involve observing these fascinating mammals in your local area. Anyone can take part, from beginners to experts. From … Continue reading Discovery awaits in the twilight: Take part in the National Bat Monitoring Programme by Chloe-Lea Longden »

Moth Trapping in Mid Wales, Chris Shortall (Rothamsted Research)

“Moth Trapping in Mid Wales” by Chris Shortall (Rothamsted Research) When: Monday 3 April 2017, 7 pm Where: C22, Hugh Owne Building, Aberystwyth University. There is an entrance to C22 on the ‘uphill’ side of the Hugh Owen Building, midway between the Library and the A12 Lecture Theatre https://rislighttrapnetwork.wordpress.com/ Ymddiriedolaeth Bywyd Gwyllt De a Gorllewin … Continue reading Moth Trapping in Mid Wales, Chris Shortall (Rothamsted Research) »

Urgent appeal for Springtime Pembrokeshire adder sightings!

Adders are thought to be undergoing a significant national decline. Currently, we know very little about where these cryptic animals gather during the winter months in Pembrokeshire, although protecting hibernacula is crucial for adder conservation. Biodiversity Solutions, a local Social Enterprise company providing funds for small research projects across West Wales, is currently supporting a … Continue reading Urgent appeal for Springtime Pembrokeshire adder sightings! »

Iolo Williams at Archaeopteryx exhibition – All welcome

ARCHAEOPTERYX: A JURASSIC HERITAGE EXHIBITION in collaboration with Amgueddfa Cymru/National Museum Wales at The Old College Launch Events on Tuesday 14 February 2017 6.00 pm: A special session for young people with Iolo Williams – naturalist, TV presenter and Aberystwyth University Honorary Fellow. 6.30 pm: Opening of Exhibition. 7.00 pm: Q&A session with a panel … Continue reading Iolo Williams at Archaeopteryx exhibition – All welcome »

Let’s get Tumble Buzzing!!

When:16th February- 6.30pm What: Get involved in designing bee friendly features for MynyddMawrWoodland Park! Including fun activities such as junk modelling and collaging! Tea and cake for everyone! Where: Tumble Hall, Heol-Y-Neuadd, Llanelli, Tumble SA14 7DJ Contact: Sinead Sinead.lynch@bumblebeeconservation.org

Talk: Fungi in Pembrokeshire

When: 21st March 19:30 What: Join The South Pembrokeshire Group who will be hosting a talk by David Harries about Fungi in Pembrokeshire and the habitats to find them in. Where: Foundry House Community Centre, Pembroke. Contact: Christine 01646 673912 chrissiejones58@gmail.com

Pine Marten Recovery Programme

When: 21st February 19:30 What: Pine Marten Recovery Programme Where: Join The South Pembrokeshire Group for a talk led by Dr Jenny Macpherson who will tell us all about the Pine Marten recover programme and her work at The Vincent Wildlife Trust. Foundry House Community Centre, Pembroke. Contact: Christine 01646 673912 chrissiejones58@gmail.com