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Lichen and moss by Zsuzsanna Bird

Climbing Richard Taylor

Climbing Stanage Edge in 24 Hours

Richard Taylor took on the amazing feat of climbing solidly for 24 hours to raise money for us here at Derbyshire Wildlife Trust. He managed to do this and ticked off over 600 routes. But it…

Common blue butterfly

A 30 Days Wild minibeast hunt

One of the most exciting things about 30 Days Wild is that it challenges you to look for nature everywhere. By looking more closely at the wild places around you, even if it’s just a little patch…

Farming

The Challenges Faced by Farmers

Whilst farming as a way of providing food from a settled activity can be traced back 12,000 years, agriculture as we know it today in the United Kingdom dates back to around 1750. At this time the…