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Here's all the latest news from Sheffield & Rotherham Wildlife Trust.

Local wildlife to benefit from international support

The international company, which provides intelligent email security and collaboration solutions, has opened up a new branch in Waverley, and as an environmentally aware business wanted to help make the local landscape rich in wildlife, for everyone. A spokeperson from Egress commented: “Our software empowers organisations to achieve digital transformation on unprecedented scales –and as […]

Wild at Heart at Home

Sheffield and Rotherham Wildlife Trust’s Wild at Heart project has been transformed to enable project participants to stay connected to nature and each other during lockdown. Wild at Heart is a National Lottery Community Fund project that delivers friendly and supportive nature-based activity sessions for adults over 50 years, helping to improve well-being and personal […]

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Go peat free for wildlife

With garden centres re-opening today Sheffield and Rotherham Wildlife Trust are urging people to go peat free in their gardens to help wildlife. As part of their Action for Insects campaign, which aims to change the future of insects, Sheffield and Rotherham Wildlife Trust are asking the local community to make small changes in their […]

River Rother Restoration Project Completion

Some good news! The River Rother Restoration project has been completed at Woodhouse Washlands nature reserve. Three in-channel berms have been installed to diversify the flow of the river, along with corresponding re-profiling of the river banks. Two floodplain bunds have been created to hold back surface water on the floodplain, creating temporary bodies of […]

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Helping you to connect with nature at home

Sheffield & Rotherham Wildlife Trust launch #NatureAdventures to support people isolating at home to connect with nature and each other. Whilst we are all socially isolating, the Trust is providing new ways, through their website and their social media channels for people to engage with nature. From expert videos and practical wildlife gardening tips to […]

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CIEEM Registered Practice status for Wildscapes

The Trust’s environmental consultancy, Wildscapes CIC, is pleased to announce it has been awarded Registered Practice status by the Chartered Institute of Ecology and Environmental Management (CIEEM). CIEEM is the leading professional membership body representing ecologists and environmental managers in the UK and seeks to promote the highest standards of professional practice in the industry. […]