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Welcoming Summit to Sea

Welcoming Summit to Sea
04 Oct 2018

It's been two years in the planning. Our chief executive Rebecca Wrigley shares her views on our ambitious new project in mid-Wales.

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On a mission to mainstream rewilding

On a mission to mainstream rewilding
17 May 2018

Our special advisor Alastair Driver reports on 18 months of winning hearts and minds – and busting a few myths

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Give your stamp of approval

Give your stamp of approval
By Rewilding Britain
17 May 2018

New Royal Mail stamps celebrate successful species reintroductions

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Introducing the Rewilding Knowledge Hub – a ground-breaking new resource

Introducing the Rewilding Knowledge Hub – a ground-breaking new resource
15 Dec 2016

The first online listing focused exclusively on the science and practice of rewilding

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Government pledges £15m for natural flood management

Government pledges £15m for natural flood management
25 Nov 2016

Another breakthrough for rewilding as Andrea Leadsom promises to ‘slow the flow’ with funding for projects that work with the natural environment

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Beavers are back for good in Scotland – and they will be protected

Beavers are back for good in Scotland – and they will be protected
24 Nov 2016

It’s time to celebrate a major step forward for the rewilding movement in Britain

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England’s only wild beavers need our help

England’s only wild beavers need our help
16 Nov 2016

The Devon Wildlife Trust has launched a crowdfunding campaign to keep the River Otter beavers in the English countryside where they belong

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Scientific evidence proves the value of British beavers

Scientific evidence proves the value of British beavers
10 Nov 2016

Exeter University study shows how a Devon rewilding project has dramatically lowered downstream pollution and reduced flood risk

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Helping nature help us can pull in serious money

Helping nature help us can pull in serious money
By Rewilding Britain
04 Oct 2016

A bold new ecosystem services scheme could be worth hundreds of millions to farmers

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Welcome to our new rewilder

Welcome to our new rewilder
26 Sep 2016

Introducing our latest recruit Rebecca Senior – someone with big plans for small-scale rewilding

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What is rewilding? Helen Meech talks to BBC Breakfast

What is rewilding? Helen Meech talks to BBC Breakfast
12 Sep 2016

It’s not about abandoning land or reducing biodiversity, as Helen Meech explained on BBC Breakfast

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Lost Effra – an urban success story

Lost Effra – an urban success story
07 Sep 2016

A Lambeth community, guided by the London Wildlife Trust, is using rewilding techniques to create ‘rain gardens’ – breathing new life into the…

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Reduce flood risk through rewilding, says report

Reduce flood risk through rewilding, says report
06 Sep 2016

A Rewilding Britain report highlights the key role of rewilding in reducing flood risk across Britain

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‘Once-in-a-lifetime opportunity’ in the Lake District

‘Once-in-a-lifetime opportunity’ in the Lake District
31 Aug 2016

National Trust farmland acquisition is a great chance to introduce natural flood management methods, Rewilding Britain director tells BBC

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Meet our Scotland director

Meet our Scotland director
By Rewilding Britain
19 Oct 2015

Our new Scotland director, David Balharry, introduces himself prior to taking up his position on 2 November

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Meet the director

Meet the director
By Rewilding Britain
18 Aug 2015

Our new director, Helen Meech, introduces herself and her early love of frog spawn

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Welcome to Rewilding Britain

Welcome to Rewilding Britain
By Rewilding Britain
14 Jul 2015

Thanks for being here on our website and taking at look at what we have to say. We've set up Rewilding Britain to bring back missing species...

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Rewilding Britain on Channel 4 news

Rewilding Britain on Channel 4 news
By Rewilding Britain
14 Jul 2015

Channel 4 managed to sneak in a nice in-depth piece on Rewilding Britain before our official launch

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Dear Rewilding Britain: a letter of hope from a teacher

Dear Rewilding Britain: a letter of hope from a teacher
By Rewilding Britain
14 Jul 2015

A science teacher wrote to us through Facebook to tell us how enthusiastic his students have responded to the subject of rewilding