Terminally ill woman dedicates life to hedgehogs – BBC.com

22 March 2020

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Image copyright Sue Bonnington   Image caption: Sue Bonnington runs a “hedgehog hospital” from her home in Leicestershire

“A woman with terminal cancer has said she is going to dedicate the rest of her life to looking after hedgehogs.

Sue Bonnington, 58, runs a “hedgehog hospital” from her home in Glen Parva, Leicestershire.”

Read the full article from BBC.com here – https://www.bbc.com/news/uk-england-leicestershire-51947299

 

News On The Wing: September 2019

piZap_1567711349904Highlights from this month’s issue of News On The Wing include:

  • #CITESCoP18 highlights
  • The Trump Administration’s proposed changes to the #EndangeredSpeciesAct
  • Fires in the Amazon Rainforest
  • Updates & initiatives from global wildlife organizations
  • Wildlife, Forests and Marine Conservation issues
Here’s a snippet of what you’ll find in this month’s edition. 
Audubon Society – @audubonsociety
These images from the Audubon Photography Awards captured birds in breathtaking scenes and fascinating behaviors. Have you seen all 100? ow.ly/kt5w30p9Iay

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Wildlife Blog Watch: The Wilden Marsh Blog

For our August selection, we’ve chosen The Wilden Marsh Blog.  This blog showcases and champions the wildlife and natural environment of the Lower Stout Valley of Worcestershire England.  Blogger Michael Griffiths provides stunning photographs and compelling descriptions of the daily happenings of the varied and beautiful Marsh residents.  Check our The Wilden Marsh Blog!

The Wilden Marsh Blog

“A nature conservation blog about the fauna and flora of Wilden Marsh Nature Reserve and Site of Special Scientific Interest in the Lower Stour Valley, Worcestershire, England.”

Below is a recent post:

My mole! The post My Mole! appeared first on The Wilden Marsh Blog.

via My Mole! — The Wilden Marsh Blog

News On The Wing: August 2019 Edition

This month’s edition of News On The Wing brings together a wide-ranging roundup of wildlife and environmental conservation and protection, gardening tips, and of course some cute animal photos. Grab a coffee, sit back, and catch up on what’s been happening in the world of wildlife and nature.

Here’s a sneak peak: Image

From the Audubon Society – @audubonsociety
There are 300 million fewer seabirds today than there were in 1950. Species such as Atlantic Puffins rely on fish to survive, but they often can’t find enough to eat. Stand up for the Forage Fish Conservation Act today: ow.ly/vvpt30oURML #SaveTheSeabirds

CDFW Completes Conservation Strategy for Threatened Mohave Ground Squirrel — CDFW News

The California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) has completed its Conservation Strategy for the Mohave Ground Squirrel, a species listed as threatened under the California Endangered Species Act. The 129-page document, which is available on CDFW’s website, summarizes the available scientific information on the species and lays the foundation for its conservation and recovery […]

via CDFW Completes Conservation Strategy for Threatened Mohave Ground Squirrel — CDFW News