Category: enviroment

Firle Flytipping

Officers attended with colleagues from NeighbourHood First to address your concerns of recent fly tipping in Firle. Fly tipping on an industrial scale like this can include hazardous waste, please do not attempt to clear items and report large scale fly tipping to the Police. While the police will take […]

‘Citizen scientists’ wanted to help measure air quality

People across Lewes district are being invited to take part in an international project to monitor air quality.Councillor Matthew Bird, Cabinet Member for Sustainability, said: “‘This is a chance for everyone, young and old, to become ‘citizen scientists’ and contribute to an international project measuring local air quality. “Improving air […]

Beavers back in Sussex

After an absence of over 400 years, the beaver is coming back to Sussex. These natural ecosystem engineers, which help so much with natural flood management and water quality, were hunted to extinction in the UK in the 16th Century.  But, thanks to The Sussex Beaver Trial, a partnership led by […]

Help Our Kelp

Sussex campaign launches first ever marine kelp rewilding initiative with support from Sir David Attenborough Sir David Attenborough lends his support to a pioneering campaign to restore a vast underwater kelp forest off the Sussex coast.  He voices the stunning Help Our Kelp campaign film, showcasing the wealth of wildlife […]

Climate emergency

For more than a year now, young people in the UK and beyond have been striking every Friday to demand decisive action on climate change.  Tomorrow, millions of adults will join the youth movement in a global climate strike to amplify their critical message: this is a climate emergency, and […]

Seaford Head Golf Course are pleased to announce that they are now signed up to Operation Pollinator.

Leading agriculture company Syngenta are supporting golf clubs over the coming seasons to establish and manage areas of pollen and nectar rich wildflower habitat that will provide essential food resources and nesting habitat for pollinators, including native bees, butterflies and other insects. The selected native wildflowers will also provide new visual […]