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Climate change leaving seabirds in north Wales with nowhere to tern

14 April 2014

One of the UK’s rarest seabirds could become a victim of climate change as rising seas and increased coastal flooding squeezes Wales’s coastline.

Little tern at nest, stretching wings

Big Garden Birdwatch results: All change in the top ten for Wales

27 March 2014

Over 20,000 people in Wales who took part in this year’s RSPB Big Garden Birdwatch have discovered some interesting changes among our most popular garden birds, with some species that benefit from a bit of extra help creeping up the rankings.

Blackbird (female)

Going the extra mile – Scottish Power gives nature a home

26 March 2014

Scottish Power has helped RSPB Cymru on the road to restoring an unique bog in the Mawddach Valley in Gwynedd back to its former glory.

View down towards estuary at RSPB Mawddach Valley nature reserve

Now is the time for the people of Wales to show what the Welsh countryside means to them, says TV wildlife presenter Iolo Williams

21 March 2014

The Welsh Government’s current review of their wildlife-friendly farming scheme ‘Glastir’, will close on 28 March, and this could be our last chance to get it right for Welsh wildlife.

Marsh fritillary

Support your local in Rhayader and give nature a home at the same time

21 March 2014

Local pub and B&B owner Simon Moore in Rhayader has raised almost £200.00 for RSPB Cymru by completing a 10 mile run through the RSPB Carngafallt nature reserve.

Simon Moore, Lamb and Flag owner and James Bainton, RSPB Cymru

Give to Gola this March and double your money - every £10 you donate is worth £20!

6 March 2014

RSPB Cymru has joined forces with Size of Wales to help save the home of some of the world’s most important wildlife.

Pygmy hippo

Top welsh designer Julien Macdonald has created a stylish home for nature during London Fashion Week.

14 February 2014

It’s not often the worlds of style and wildlife collide, but with London Fashion Week and National Nestbox Week both starting on 14th February, the RSPB and the British Fashion Council decided to join forces.

Julien Macdonald

Make a love-nest for wildlife this Valentine’s weekend

12 February 2014

To celebrate the start of National Nestbox Week, a free family workshop is being organised this Sunday 16 February at Penlan Farm Uchaf to create the perfect love-nest for the wildlife in your garden.

Starling hotel

Giving Nature a Home at the National Assembly

10 February 2014

The National Assembly for Wales is the latest landmark in Wales to join RSPB Cymru’s Giving Nature a Home campaign, aimed to inspire more people in Wales to create new homes for nature.

Nest box designing

Counting the birds that are counting on you

23 January 2014

It will be eyes to the skies on Saturday 25th and Sunday 26th January 2014, as the nation takes part in the RSPB’s annual Big Garden Birdwatch.

Children filling up bird feeders

Cyfrif yr adar sy’n cyfrif i chi!

23 January 2014

Bydd pawb yn codi eu golygon tua’r nen ar ddydd Sadwrn 25 a dydd Sul 26 Ionawr 2014, wrth i’r genedl gymryd rhan yn arolwg Gwylio Adar yr Ardd blynyddol yr RSPB.

House sparrow on seed feeder with family watching in the background

RSPB Newport Wetlands Visitor Centre celebrates Big Garden Birdwatch

21 January 2014

RSPB Newport Wetlands Visitor Centre is inviting families to join them in celebrating Big Garden Birdwatch on 25 and 26 January.

Boy and girl with full bird feeders

Dates for diaries: RSPB Lake Vyrnwy celebrates Big Garden Birdwatch

17 January 2014

RSPB Lake Vyrnwy is inviting families to join them in celebrating Big Garden Birdwatch on 18 and 19 January.

Blackbird (female)

What will be the future of Glastir?

17 January 2014

The fate of much of Wales’ scarce and declining farmland wildlife is at stake as the Minister for Natural Resources and Food, Alun Davies, is about to announce the future of Glastir.

Fields used for grazing

Dates for diaries: RSPB South Stack nature reserve celebrates Big Garden Birdwatch

15 January 2014

RSPB South Stack nature reserve is inviting families to join them in celebrating Big Garden Birdwatch on 18 and 19 January.

Lady with her dog looking at the sea

Dates for diaries: RSPB Conwy nature reserve celebrates Big Garden Birdwatch

13 January 2014

The biggest wildlife survey in the world - Big Garden Birdwatch - has been running for 35 years, and to celebrate this milestone RSPB Conwy nature reserve is holding free events for the whole family throughout the weekend of Saturday 18 and Sunday 19 January between 11am and 3pm.

Family watching garden birds

Make a New Year’s Resolution with a difference this January – and become a RSPB Cymru fundraising volunteer around Newport

9 January 2014

RSPB Cymru is encouraging people from Newport and the wider Gwent area to make a New Year’s resolution with a difference – by becoming a fundraising volunteer with the conservation charity.

Fancy Dress Triathlon

Exciting times at the Glaslyn Osprey site in north Wales for 2014

8 January 2014

RSPB Cymru is delighted to announce that Bywyd Gwyllt Glaslyn Wildlife - a community interest company - will take over the management of the Glaslyn Osprey Project from 2014.

Flying osprey at Glaslyn