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News about nature conservation and related projects

Roseate Tern Coquet © Dan Lombard

Great News For Rosy Terns

  • Mon 8th Jun, 2020

Hot off the YCN conservation sponsorship press: In our sixth year of funding for the RSPB coquet Roseate Tern Project we have just heard our nest box number 56 was once again the first egg of the season.

Common Buzzard © Richard Baines

Champions Of The Driveway

  • Sat 4th Apr, 2020

At Yorkshire Coast Nature we try to take on as many good causes as possible, raising money and awareness to benefit wildlife is close to our heart. Here are two stories from Margaret and Richard birding for eagles on the 31st March 2020.

Steppe Eagle India Nov 2017 © Richard Baines

Champions For The Day 31st March 2020

  • Wed 18th Mar, 2020

I will be birding close to home in York on the 31st March, as part of our Yorkshire Terriers virtual team and I am hoping you can do the same. why not join us and help us #SteppeUpforEagles

Sunset over the domes © Roddy Hamilton

Wildlife Of Thrussendale Farm

  • Wed 29th Jan, 2020

The Yorkshire Wolds is a large-scale landscape shaped by chalk and generations of farmers and communities who have worked on the land. Hidden away in lost and peaceful places are secret valleys teaming with wild flowers and escarpments with breath-taking views.

Alan Hunt with his donated Turtle Dove original art work

Turtle Dove Art Auction For Conservation

  • Mon 9th Sep, 2019

Two different art auctions will be raising money to help save the region’s endangered turtle doves this September, with the creators ranging from celebrated wildlife artists to actors and TV presenters.