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Sparsholt celebrates birth of endangered Black Lemur baby

Sparsholt College and University Centre Sparsholt has announced the birth of an Endangered Black Lemur baby at the on-campus zoo licenced Animal management Centre.

Endangered Amur tiger arrives at Marwell Zoo

An endangered female Amur tiger is the latest arrival at Marwell Zoo.

Marwell Zoo prepares to reopen safely

Marwell Zoo has outlined its plans to welcome visitors back safely as zoos are finally able to reopen.  The decision to relax restrictions on zoos is expected to take effect from Monday 15 June, however Marwell’s Chief Executive James Cretney said the Hampshire zoo’s reopening date is to be confirmed.  He explained: “We’re delighted that […]

‘Extinct-in-the-wild’ scimitar-horned oryx born at Marwell Zoo

One of the most threatened antelopes in the world, the scimitar-horned oryx, has been born at Marwell Zoo.

Cheeky little squirrel monkeys born at Marwell Zoo

Marwell Zoo is celebrating a pair of very cheeky little Guianan squirrel monkeys, born earlier this month.

New woodland created at Marwell Zoo

A new woodland area is being planted at Marwell Zoo as part of a groundbreaking initiative to provide a source of nutritious food for its animals

Wildlife Weekend with Martin Hughes-Games

28 and 29 July 2018, at the Hawk Conservancy Trust. Coming up during the summer holidays of 2018 is a special weekend event with wildlife TV presenter and naturalist Martin Hughes-Games. Martin is one of the UK’s most popular and respected naturalists and zoologists, best known as one of the presenters of the BBC’s successful live […]

River improvements at River Park, Winchester

Improvements to make a tributary of the River Itchen more wildlife-friendly will start this month at River Park, Winchester. The £45,000 scheme is funded by Winchester City Council and managed by Hampshire & Isle of Wight Wildlife Trust. Parts of the river near the River Park Leisure Centre will be planted with locally-grown wetland plants, […]

Africa comes to Andover with amazing new live display at Hawk Conservancy Trust

The much-anticipated ‘Wings of Africa’ display at Hampshire’s Hawk Conservancy Trust will be launched this Easter, starring new birds and, for the first time, meerkats. ‘Wings of Africa’ will be performed every morning at 11.30am, throughout the main season, and will feature birds new to the Trust, including Sacred Ibis, as well as old friends […]

Top Gun of the Sky launched

The official launch of Top Gun of the Sky took place at the Hawk Conservancy Trust on 9th November. It is a poem based children’s book seen through the eyes of a Peregrine Falcon, written and illustrated by Fawley Refinery employee Martin Bradley. It is the first book Martin has ever had published and it’s […]