Manhood Wildlife and Heritage Group

 The Manhood Wildlife and Heritage Group cares for the various habitats across the Manhood Peninsula where wildlife can flourish. Some sites may be home to rare species, others form a network of rich and diverse habitats, which are managed by local volunteers of all ages and abilities.

The volunteers may participate in fieldwork, conservation projects, in the development of the initiatives to combat climate change, all helping to safeguard the unique qualities of the Manhood Peninsula.

Southern Marsh Orchid © 2010 Sarah Hughes

The work of the Manhood Wildlife and Heritage Group has been acknowledged with many awards.

The Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service 2010:
This is the MBE for volunteer groups and is a unique National Honour conferred by the Queen.

Winners of The National Green Apple Award For Conservation:
Green Champion for Conservation 2006.

South and South East in Bloom Awards:
East Beach Pond: Silver Gilt in Selsey 2008 & 2009, Gold in 2010, 2011 & 2012 (Conservation Category)
Manor Green Park, Selsey 2009: Silver Gilt 2009, Outstanding in 2010 & 2011, Gold in 2012
Sensory Garden, Manor Green Park: Outstanding in 2009, 2010, & 2011 (Neighbourhood Category)

Winners of Green Flag/Green Pennant Awards:
East Beach Pond, Selsey: 2009, 2010, 2011 & 2012
Manor Green Park and Sensory Garden, Selsey: 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012

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