• Adventurous artist wanted for Undersea Art Award

    Wednesday 25th November, 2015

    Underwater artist award Chris Rose with lions mane jellyfish (c) Nicola Faulks

    The search is on for an intrepid artist who would like to take the plunge and seek inspiration beneath the waves. The Wildlife Trusts and the Society of Wildlife Artists fund an Undersea Art Award which pays for an established artist to learn to dive and then to work underwater off the UK coast, recording the wildlife of the sea. Applications for the 2016 award are now open! The winning artist will show their marine-inspired art at the SWLA’s exhibition in the Mall Galleries.

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  • Rother Valley gets makeover

    Wednesday 18th November, 2015

    Scrub clearance at Rother Valley Country Park

    Our land management staff and volunteers have been working with the ranger team at Rother Valley Country Park for the last three years to undertake practical conservation work.

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  • Help save our otters

    Tuesday 17th November, 2015

    Otters - one of our most charismatic mammals - were extremely rare and threatened with extinction during the 20th century. They are now finding a foothold in the heart of our urban territory but still need our help to thrive.

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  • 10 year old Storm raises money for Wildlife Trust

    Tuesday 10th November, 2015

    Storm Burgess loves all animals and raises money for more than eight local charities. To date, she has raised over £4,000.

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  • Your last chance to help save Smithy Wood

    Wednesday 4th November, 2015

    We have until the Friday 13th November to submit objections to Sheffield City Council Planning Department against the proposed motorway service area on this ancient woodland.

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  • Help our hedgehogs! Celebrities urge gardeners to save the nation’s hedgehogs

    Wednesday 14th October, 2015

    Hedgehog by Gillian Day

    Twiggy, Ben Fogle, Bill Oddie and Chris Beardshaw are backing Wild About Gardens Week this autumn and urging gardeners to save hedgehogs. The annual celebration of garden wildlife hosted by the Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) and The Wildlife Trusts has joined forces with Hedgehog Street this year to highlight what gardeners can do to help this much-loved yet fast-declining species.

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  • Seasonal work at Greno Woods

    Monday 14th September, 2015

    As part of our ongoing sustainable management and conservation of Greno Woods, there will be further felling and thinning works this autumn.

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  • On the verge of something big…

    Wednesday 26th August, 2015

    Bochum Parkway - a verge to be sown with wildflowers as part of the Living Highw

    An area of Sheffield is set to bloom into a colourful wildflower site thanks to a new partnership arrangement with the Wildlife Trust.

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  • Wildlife Trust dive team survey seabeds

    Tuesday 25th August, 2015

    Red fingers by Rebecca Harris

    Secrets of the seabed are being revealed as divers undertake exploratory scientific surveys in a bid to better understand the UK’s marine environment and help protect it for the future.

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  • We're looking for Trustees

    Wednesday 5th August, 2015

    Sheffield and Rotherham Wildlife Trust head quarters

    Are you passionate about local wildlife and nature? We are looking for two new volunteer Trustees to join our Board. The Board is a made up of 13 local people who help to govern and direct the organisation.

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