Category: News

News and bulletins.

Biodiversity Net Gain

The Government has released a consultation on Biodiveristy Net Gain. This will identify how future developments are requied to deliver biodiversity inananitives from teh new Environment act. It will becme mandatory within 2 years. The government announced £4Million to help local authorities prepare. The link below takes you to the consultation should you wahnt to…

By Wild Anglia January 14, 2022 Off

Le Moulin de Pensol

One of the Wild Anglia founders now lives in France and has her own Nature reserve and business. A stunning location packed full of nature a with a species list that is the envy of many small nature reserves. Heidi and Nik Smith run Le Moulin de Pensol, you can stay in BnB or a…

By Wild Anglia November 17, 2021 Off

Go Green Week

Go Green week, get involved, there are so many events and options being created for this week by the RSPB Wildlife Trust etc from litter picking and clean ups to Bio Blitz and guided walk, great to do something green. On a serious note it is a reminder of the impact of climate change and…

By Wild Anglia September 20, 2021 Off

Another Brilliant Inkcap Journal

Ink Cap is worth subscribing to I recommend it, and the latest journal is very relevant to Wild Anglia. The proposed and very controversial Western Link road, a landowners perspective of the damage this questionable road will do. Do we need it in this post pandemic world, in light of the IPCC climate change report…

By Wild Anglia September 2, 2021 Off

Calls for council to stop using ‘toxic’ pesticides

Councilors are calling for the use of Glyphosate as a weed killer on council land. The weedkiller often used by contractors kills all plant life and leaves fluorescent orange patches through towns villages and especially highways. Often said it is to be a health and safety reason (ironic) to save operatives from using machinery for…

By Wild Anglia July 9, 2021 Off

Suffolk Climate Emergency Plan published

Update from David Walton Programme Manager Suffolk Climate Change Partnership. Suffolk’s Public Sector Leaders (SPSL) have published a Climate Emergency Plan for the county. It is for use by everyone living, working and visiting Suffolk and has been developed in response to our Local Authorities’ recognition of a climate emergency. The leaders of Suffolk’s public…

By Wild Anglia July 6, 2021 Off

Building with Nature refreshes Green Infrastructure Standards for the UK built-environment sector

Building with Nature  ( https://www.buildingwithnature.org.uk/ ) launched an update to their great green infrastructure standard for new development guidelines.  The updated framework is intended to give an easier task for residential and commercial developers to design and deliver long awaited really high-quality green infrastructure. https://www.buildingwithnature.org.uk/newsblog1/2021/6/16/building-with-nature-refreshes-green-infrastructure-standards-for-the-uk-built-environment-sector-ab3h7 Summary from website There are two new standards, focusing on the climate emergency we all…

By Wild Anglia July 1, 2021 Off

Achieving Nut Zero! by Peter Alan

Another blog from Peter Alan and his unusual take on Environmental issues Love this one! The summer burst into life late May and I spent some time in Thetford Forest sketching treescapes and capturing that dappled light. Sitting under a tree and putting the finishing touches to a drawing I glanced down to see a…

By Wild Anglia June 30, 2021 Off

an amusing blog from Peter Alan

An amusing story with messages from a partner read and smile 🙂 A Conversation with a Pollinator! I was sitting in the garden late yesterday afternoon enjoying a small aperitif as you do…when the tranquility was somewhat interrupted by the constant but not unpleasant buzzing of a couple of bees. One landed on a nearby…

By Wild Anglia June 25, 2021 Off