Shropshire Wildlife Trust

The Meres and Mosses area holds a wonderful group of wetlands created during the last Ice Age.

A priority area for restoration, it needs careful conservation to ensure it provides enduring, sustainable habitats which will benefit wildlife and people.

Nearly £2 million of funding has been secured for the Meres and Mosses Landscape Partnership. This encompasses a Heritage Lottery funded Landscape Partnership Scheme (LPS) and a DEFRA funded Nature Improvement Area (NIA). Both of these programmes are now being delivered by the partnership led by a small team employed by Shropshire Wildlife Trust, who are the lead partner. The ambitious five year programme will deliver over 300 individual projects aimed at conservation, community engagement, access, heritage skills and learning.

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