Invitation to an Illustrated Talk on Climate Change & British Wildlife by Trevor Beebee on Thursday 29th August 2019

INVITATION TO AN ILLUSTRATED TALK.   The Woodland, Flora & Fauna Group invite you to an illustrated public talk by the emeritus professor TREVOR BEEBEE entitled CLIMATE CHANGE & BRITISH WILDLIFE It will take place on Thursday, 29th August at 7.00 pm in the Main Hall at Hurstpierpoint Village Centre, Trinity Road, Hurstpierpoint, BN6 9UY. The […]

More Wildlife Support Provided To Nature Reserve

Talbot Field Nature Reserve has many bird nesting and bat roosting boxes mounted in the main woodland at the western end of the meadow. These were originally purchased by Hassocks Parish Council and mounted and maintained by The Woodland, Flora & Fauna Group. Recently, following a meeting with council officials and a group representative, it […]

Summer Barn Owl Breeding Survey Undertaken

Each summer all the group’s barn owl boxes are visited by our authorised team to determine which ones have breeding occupants within them. From this a record is kept of the stage of development of any young to determine when they are large enough for a return visit to be made to ring and record […]

Countryside Conservation Observations

During the course of our nature conservation work we witness many intriguing and wonderful sightings which provide us with an added bonus to our effort to improve conditions to help nature to survive. They do not always directly contribute to our projects but provide evidence of countryside assets surrounding us. From time to time we feel we should share […]

Nature Reserve Restoration Completed

In the early months of this year all work to restore Talbot Field Nature Reserve was completed. Volunteers worked hard to clear all unwanted brush in readiness for the onset of spring and the appearance of the new flora growth now released from the canopy that restrained it. With the new growth in the cleared […]