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Harvest mouse haven at Whixall

Date Posted: 23rd February 2015

Over 60 students joined Meres and Mosses staff for a harvest mouse nest hunt in Whixall.
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First Business Environment Network event held

Date Posted: 23rd February 2015

The first of the Meres and Mosses BEN meeting took place last week and attracted businesses from afar.
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Volunteer february

Date Posted: 28th January 2015

Volunteer this February, there are opportunities all over the Meres and Mosses!
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Ellesmere Otter Spotter

Date Posted: 13th January 2015

An otter was spotted and photographed in The Mere last week.
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Be mesmerized by a murmuration

Date Posted: 16th December 2014

As the nights draw in this month, starlings begin to gather in their thousands.
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