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Alex Sleigh

Birch Road Pond

Birch Road Pond is open again!

The Local Nature Reserve known as Birch Road Pond, in Ellesmere, has been under water for the past two years, but water has receded enough for repairs to the broken boardwalk to be made and the…

Garden Hedgehog - Stafford

Holes for hedgehogs

Shropshire Wildlife Trust’s Hedgehog Officer is urging housebuilders and individuals to do their bit to help one of the UK’s most endangered mammals, the hedgehog, by choosing fencing panels with…

Mayfly

Freshwater First Extension ERDF Programme

Shropshire Wildlife Trust has teamed up with the Town Councils of Shrewsbury and Bridgnorth, the National Trust, Historic England, Telford and Wrekin Council and Shropshire Council to improve over…

Swift

Love your swifts!

Our summer skies are ringing with the calls of swifts. Numbers build up from the time they first arrive, usually in early May, with waves of younger adult birds arriving later.

Road verge

Green space sprayed with herbicide

Several people have contacted Shropshire Wildlife Trust, distressed about local roadside verges and parts of green space being sprayed with herbicide by local council operatives.

The Cut

Covid-19 update

Following the guidelines announced by government on 16th March 2020, we have adapted our work behaviour and will continue to do so for the immediate future.