Sunday, 4 September 2016
Shoreham Heavy Horse Show
The Group had a succesful day at the annual Shoreham Heavy Horse Show, with sales, "Lucky Dip", Tombola, and Pin Badges. More...
Thursday, 1 September 2016
Panamanian Puddles - Peter and Pauline Heathcote
Panama as a land mass did not exist until 20 million years ago, when two tectonic plates collided linking North and South America. The link between Pacific and Atlantic oceans closed until the Panama Canal re-opened it. More...
Tuesday, 16 August 2016
SEPTEMBER 2016 NEWSLETTER
Leaving the EU could remove some of the wildlife protection protected by the Habitats and the Birds Directives, and affect the funding of farming stewardship schemes which compensate farmers for loss of productivity when more environmentally friendly practices are employed. We therefore need to ensure that our government, whatever its political colour, continues to maintain the improvements in the environment that have been gained over the past decades and that all the campaigning and work of wildlife supporters like us is not undermined. Organisations such as the RSPB and the Wildlife Trusts are vital guardians and we must give them as much support as possible. More...
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Wednesday, 21 September 2016
Dungeness RSPB 21st September - report by Anne McGregor
A really glorious day with non-stop sunshine and temperatures which didn't even necessitate the donning of jackets.We started at the ARC, where water levels are finally lower again, revealing plenty of gravel strips and a variety of waders. Particularly appreciated were the black, white and golden flocks of Lapwing and Golden Plover flying against the blue sky. A Marsh Harrier flew directly towards us giving lovely views, and a juvenile consumed its prey within full, if rather distant, view. More...
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