The Government has bowed to pressure from the National Farmers Union and agreed to authorise the use of the highly damaging neonicotinoid thiamethoxam for the treatment of sugar beet seed in 2021…
Somerset’s Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty receive grant of £248,900 from the government’s Green Recovery Challenge Fund
• 68 projects have been awarded grants between £62k and £3.8 million to kick-start a pipeline of nature-based projects while creating and retaining jobs.
• First funding round sees £40…
We are sorry to see Bob Goodman step down from his position as a Trustee of Avon Wildlife Trust.
Avon Wildlife Trust are delighted at North Somerset Council’s recent Declaration of an Ecological Emergency
North Somerset Council’s declaration of an Ecological Emergency at their Council meeting on Tuesday 10 November signals another positive step for nature and wildlife in Avon.
Avon Wildlife Trust would love to see beavers playing their part in creating a wilder future for local landscapes. But we need Government to back beavers and we are calling for a beaver strategy,…
The Wildlife Trusts launch £30 million appeal to kickstart nature’s recovery across 30% of land and sea by 2030
Today The Wildlife Trusts launch 30 by 30, a public appeal to raise £30 million to start putting nature into recovery across at least 30% of land and sea by 2030.
Organisations from across Bristol have come together to create an ambitious vision for a wildlife-rich, ecologically resilient city that works for people and wildlife.
Avon Wildlife Trust has had to reduce staff team by 20% to mitigate financial impact of coronavirus.
Avon Wildlife Trust welcomes Bath and North East Somerset Council’s Declaration of an Ecological Emergency
Bath and North East Somerset Council declared an Ecological Emergency at a Full Council meeting on Thursday 23 July.
National Lottery Heritage Fund throws lifeline of over £1 million to Wildlife Trusts during Covid-19
Avon Wildlife Trust one of fifteen Wildlife Trusts awarded emergency grants