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Budleigh Salterton - onshore cable consultation to 5 September 2016 - questions to be answered

Here is the consultation letter and, below it, the maps showing the two possible routes that it might follow onshore.  Also details of where and when representatives of the project will be available for questioning. 680 more words

Environment

Drawn to the wild places: Walking with Natural England

We have been getting to know the Little Asby Hawthorn pretty well, visiting repeatedly, day and night, in winter, spring and summer. But what we really need to help us find out more about the land that the Hawthorn stands in, is an expert. 1,532 more words

Trees

Porlock Marsh BioBlitz Wildlife Adventure Day

Wannabe wildlife explorers, young and old, are invited for a day of discovery to help find out what’s living on Porlock Marsh, on the coast of Exmoor National Park. 708 more words

Exmoor

"Cronyism in the south west"

Something we all know about in East Devon!

“Cronyism in the South West”
The sheer amount of unsuitable and damaging development that has been pushed through against all objections in my home town of Totnes, but also throughout the south west, is making me question the role of cronyism in the deals made.
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Democracy

The value of green

A busy day at work gave me just half an hour at lunchtime to visit my tree yesterday for #30DaysWild but clearly illustrated the importance of the project for me.  404 more words

What do breeding lapwing need on the Somerset Levels..?

The spring surveys for breeding waders on the Somerset Levels are well underway.  The second survey visits have just been completed and lapwing have been recorded as breeding in five locations on the floodplain grazing marshes – West Sedgemoor, Greylake, Walton Moor, West Moor and Hay Moor (north of the River Yeo), and in one arable area – Somerton Door. 348 more words

Nature