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A wildlife success

Following the Trust’s partnership with Lockers Park School in 2019 aided by wood supplied from Selco Builders Warehouse to produce swift boxes, we have received this lovely video from Steve Gilden showing swifts flying excitedly around one of the boxes near the school attempting to entice their young out ofRead More

Water Vole Re-introduction: Phase 2

In these difficult and very worrying times it is nice to provide some positive news to cheer all those who have found local wildlife such inspiration in recent weeks. Early June will see a further 160 Water Voles introduced by the Box Moor Trust in Hemel Hempstead and Bourne End.Read More

Butterfly Walk

Sorry to say that, due to the continuing restrictions in place, we will not be able to go ahead with our planned butterfly walk at Westbrook Hay on 13th June.  However, we have made available a butterfly identification chart which shows all the species that you are likely to seeRead More

Snipes say Hello!

We at the Trust have been over the moon this week, with the spotting of both a Common Snipe and a Jack Snipe across the Trust Estate. The Common Snipe was spotted on the Moor along the banks of the Bulbourne. We were particularly delighted when Alice Vesty sent inRead More