Author Archives: Nikki

A Team Effort to Tidy East Beach

Wednesday 9th May was a stunning blue day at Selsey and perfect weather for a joint beach clean between the Manhood Wildlife and Heritage Group (MWHG) and Nature’s Way foods. The MWHG are based in Selsey and have an active … Continue reading

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The New Volunteer Welcome Pack has Landed!

Earlier this week, the new volunteer welcome pack finally rolled out of Selsey Press. As Communications Officer, the design and production of this pack has been one of the key projects during my first 6 months in post. The rationale … Continue reading

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Volunteers take on the Coir Roll Challenge!

Last weekend a team of dedicated volunteers, with FLOW Project Leader Jane at the helm, took on the challenge of distributing 40 coir rolls to 8 sites across the Manhood Peninsula. They were ably assisted by Campbell Thorp, who drove the … Continue reading

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Have Your Say: New Activities for Dog Walkers Outside Protected Chichester Harbour

Chichester Harbour is a Site of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI) and is in part protected for the wading birds, present over the winter months. Chichester District Council is looking to provide activities for dogs on alternative routes outside of the harbour, between … Continue reading

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Freshwater Habitats Trust: Frog Spawn Survey 2018

Take part in this year’s Freshwater Habitats Trust’s (FHT) Frog Spawn survey. This annual survey collects data on the numbers of breeding frogs and toads in your garden or local park, pond. This important data is distributed across the UK to government … Continue reading

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FLOW Project: Earnley Parish Report and Drop in Results Session

Read the full FLOW Project Ditch Assessment and Improvement Plan, or read our quick FLOW e-bulletin round-up of the work completed in Earnley.   The FLOW Team is also hosting a drop in session to show their results, this Thursday 15th February … Continue reading

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FLOW e-bulletin February 2018

Read our e-bulletin for a snapshot of the work we’ve achieved in Earnley or read our detailed FLOW Report on our findings. This Thursday 15th February, the FLOW Project Team will be hosting a drop in session at Bracklesham Barn from … Continue reading

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Cold Snaps: Photos from our Winter Work Projects

FLOW Project Removing Willow from the relic pond at Hilton Business Park © Chris Drake, November 2017 As part of the Fixing and Linking our Wetlands (FLOW) Project, volunteers have been clearing invasive Willow from overgrown ponds across the Manhood … Continue reading

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Autumn/ Winter Newsletter 2017

Click on our new newsletter for updates on our work, introductions to new FLOW Project team members, pictures of our wildlife sightings and to read the Eileen Savill Award winning poems, from Lilah and Mia. If you’re not a member but … Continue reading

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Eileen Savill Award 2017 Results

The task for young people this year was to produce a piece of creative writing about minibeasts. The winner was Lilah [aged 7], for her poem about a butterfly’s life. Told from the butterfly’s point of view, it explored the … Continue reading

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