News: May 2024

Pignut & cuckoo grass in a Swaledale meadow This month read about: Buglife: build a “bee hotel” event;  Great Big…
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News: April 2024

Buttercup meadow image by Steve Bidmead from Pixabay This month: Butterfly numbers; Dark skies in Yorkshire Dales: lighting advice; Membership…

News: February 2024

The Metropol Parasol in Seville, Spain – a remarkable example of wooden architecture. Photo by martine87 from Pixabay Here are…
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News: January 2024

New tree plugs ready for planting Happy New Year!  Here are a few quick updates on what we’re up to.…
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News: December 2023

Christmas winter image by Image by Gerd Altmann from Pixabay AONBs renamed National Landscapes; COP 28: what was agreed?; CPRE…
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News: November 2023

Newly laid hedge at Low Houses, Swaledale Award success – North Yorkshire Community Awards 2023 – Caring for the Environment…
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News: October 2023

Lichen image by Uta E. from Pixabay Air quality: policies, proposals and concerns; Lichens for beginners; New eco-labels for household…
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News: September 2023

Swaledale flower meadow Greenpeace’s Stop the Sewage petition; Hedges masterclass; Lichens for beginners: North Yorks Community Awards: Sustainable Swaledale shortlisting;…
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News: August 2023

Dales barn image by Andrew Martin from Pixabay Broadrake Meadow Workshop; Brockholes Nature Reserve trialling grazing cows without fences; Mires…
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News: July 2023

Red Admiral butterfly, image by Ralph from Pixabay Big Butterfly Count; Mires Beck Nursery visit; National Park Protectors Awards 2023:…