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16th August 2017

Working Together for Water & Wildlife; Wildlife Forum

Join us to celebrate the outstanding freshwater plants and animals of the New Forest. This event will showcase the amazing work the New Forest Catchment Partnership has been doing to protect the freshwater wildlife of the New Forest Catchment. It will focus on updates and result dissemination from the many volunteer and citizen science projects […]

15th August 2017

Flagship Event! Wetland Plant Walk

Wetland Plant Walk – Cock Marsh (Cookham) Saturday 9th September, 10:30-12:00 Join us for a guided walk around the Cock Marsh Ponds and discover more about the wetland plants that make this site so special. Cock Marsh is one of 70 selected flagship sites. Flagship Sites are the best of the best ponds and pond […]

27th June 2017

New Forest Water Wildlife Month

Explore some of the best freshwater habitats in the UK The New Forest is an iconic landscape – the heather, the great oaks and the ponies – but did you know that it’s a stand out place for freshwater plants and animals too? Freshwater Habitats Trust is running a packed calendar of events so that you […]

13th March 2017

Workshop: freshwater biodiversity & catchment management

Free – Freshwater biodiversity & catchment management workshop in Birmingham MONDAY 3 JULY 10am-3pm  LOCATION – Birmingham – Aston University Student Union, Aston Triangle, Birmingham, B4 7ES LUNCH – will be provided Are you keen to know which freshwater plants and animals live in your catchment and how you might be able to help them […]

6th February 2017

Freshwater Habitats Trust’s £140k fundraising campaign

Freshwater Habitats Trust’s £140k fundraising campaign to protect UK’s finest ponds: £140,000 is urgently needed to protect endangered plants and animals, and restore wildlife habitats in England and Wales, Freshwater Habitats Trust has said. The conservation charity, which is working with a range of partners to look after 70 of the best pond sites in the […]

18th November 2016

Flagship Pond Appeal Launched

Today we’re launching our Flagship Pond Appeal so that we can take care of the country’s finest ponds Over the last two years, Flagship Pond project staff, partners and volunteers have been working hard to study and assess 70 Flagship Pond sites and the fabulous plants and animals they support. We’ve drawn up plans of how we can help […]

18th October 2016

Flagship Pond photo competition launches soon

The Freshwater Habitats Trust is working with 70 Flagship Pond sites across England and Wales. Each one of them is a gem, a refuge, a bright beacon, supporting plants and animals that are fading fast from the rest of the countryside. The Flagship Pond mission is to protect these places by supporting the dedicated teams […]