• Breeding waders offer hope for threatened birds

    Wednesday 30th August, 2017

    Eight species of threatened wading birds have been seen breeding across Staffordshire Wildlife Trust’s reserves in 2017 – despite a long-term national decline which has seen numbers of several species plummet.

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  • Nature reserve offers free visits for children

    Tuesday 29th August, 2017

    Schools and groups are being offered free educational visits to a new nature reserve near Burton-upon-Trent.

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  • Volunteer and help out at Gentleshaw Common

    Tuesday 15th August, 2017

    Residents in the Lichfield, Burntwood and Cannock areas are being invited to join a volunteer work party being held at Staffordshire Wildlife Trust’s newest nature reserve.

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  • Wildlife partnership flying high

    Monday 14th August, 2017

    Vine House Farm, the home of pioneering wildlife-friendly farmer Nicolas Watts and his family, grows 400 acres of bird seed, including 100 acres of sunflowers, and is a haven for a host of wildlife.

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  • How to bee-friendly this summer!

    Tuesday 1st August, 2017

    Bee lovers prepared to let the grass grow for the cause

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  • Riverfly monitoring training takes place at Bucknall Park

    Friday 28th July, 2017

    The health and quality of water along a stretch of the River Trent can be better monitored thanks to new riverfly monitoring training carried out by the Environment Agency.

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  • New flood defence project helps both people and wildlife

    Tuesday 25th July, 2017

    Staffordshire’s leading nature conservation charity is helping protect communities and create new wildlife habitats by tackling flooding and improving water quality through its ‘Nature’s Flood Defence’ project.

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  • Record number of glow worms recorded at reserve

    Friday 21st July, 2017

    A record number of rare glow worms have been spotted on one of Staffordshire Wildlife Trust’s flagship reserves.

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  • Get wild at Wildplay in Hednesford this summer

    Wednesday 12th July, 2017

    Youngsters in Hednesford can keep themselves busy this summer by attending new Wildplay sessions held by Staffordshire Wildlife Trust.

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  • Enjoy the National Day of Play with Staffordshire Wildlife Trust this August

    Monday 10th July, 2017

    From building dens to hunting bugs – Staffordshire Wildlife Trust is encouraging youngsters to ‘get wild’ at its hugely popular Playday events this August.

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