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Yorkshire Coast Nature and Wold Ecology Ltd support, with small grants,  local community projects linked to nature conservation. Here you can read about some of the projects from the people involved.

Tree Sparrow © Richard Baines

A Humble Home

  • Thu 25th Feb, 2021

The first modern style nest box was built and erected in the early 19th century by the conservationist Charles Waterton for use on his reserve.

Inspiring the Generations

Inspiring The Generations

  • Wed 4th Nov, 2020

Margaret Boyd YCN wildlife guide and Education Officer at Yorkshire Water Top Hill Low Nature Reserve shares her personal reflections on the importance of environmental education in all ages.

Meadow Brown © Richard Baines

The Great Yorkshire Creature Count

  • Thu 25th Jun, 2020

At the start of June, the Wildlife Trusts across the country launched their 30 Days Wild challenge which has been engaging and inspiring people to get out and experience nature

Sunrise on 3rd May 2020. A view from Richard's garden near York.

International Dawn Chorus Yorkshire 2020

  • Mon 4th May, 2020

If you can only do it once, then getting up an what feels like an ungodly hour, to sit outside in the cold, then do it as its one of the most magical experiences of the natural world.