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Natterjack toad by Matt Wilson

Natterjack toads – rare native to National Parks

Just two populations of this rare and elusive species are left in the New Forest National Park. Dr. Laurence Jarvis Science and Research Manager at Froglife takes a close look at this unusual toad as part of our #summerofbeauty

Farmer and his dogs. Photo credit: Brecon Beacons National Park Authority

Plans for farming payments in Wales are announced

The Welsh Government has proposed two new systems to provide payments to farmers

Rory Stewart is Minister of State for Justice and MP for Penrith and The Border

Rory Stewart MP: rewilding leaves no place for people in the Lake District

Rewilding is a hot topic and our #summerofbeauty looks at all sides of the issues. Ahead of a debate on the issue, Conservative MP Rory Stewart argues rewilding is the wrong approach for restoring nature in our National Parks.

Mountain hare by Tom Aspinall

How Community Scientists are caring for Peak District moors

Joseph Margetts from Moors for the Future Partnership takes us through the important work being done to protect willdife by the winning project of the 2017 Park Protector Award #summerofbeauty

Photo credit: Friends of the South Downs

Help defend National Parks in My Favourite Voucher Codes poll

This July 2018, Campaign for National Parks is teaming up with the money saving guys over at My Favourite Voucher Codes to be part of their charity poll

Little whirlpool ramshorn snails by Paul Sterry Nature Photographers Ltd

Saving creatures great and small

RSPB ecologist Jane Sears takes a look at the efforts to bring two beautiful beasties Back from the Brink at Puborough Brooks in the South Downs National Park #summerofbeauty

 

Photo credit: Victor de Jesus

2018 Park Protector Award searches for its' next winner!

Projects contributing to our beautiful National Parks could win £2,000 boost in Park Protector Award 2018

Fly agaric. How can we make sure National Parks flourish?

Making the Parks even more beautiful by ensuring they flourish

CEO of Campaign for National Parks, Fiona Howie looks at the reccomendations from our newest report, Raising the bar: improving nature in our National Parks. #summerofbeauty 

How do we improve nature in National Parks?

Raising the bar: improving nature in National Parks

Our newest report looks at the urgent need to improve nature in National Parks

Fracking site: Brian Jones

Don't fast-track fracking!

Join our fight to prevent the fast-tracking of fracking. The beauty and serenity of our favourite countryside is under threat!

Goldfinches in action in the Broads

Where the wild things are

Despite covering 0.1% of the UK the Broads are home to a 25% of the country’s rarest wildlife, with hi-tech camera for hire the Broads Authority want you to see what you can find! #summerofbeauty

Should National Parks lead a resurgence in the red squirrel

Saving the red squirrel

National Parks and Squirrel Management: What does one say about the other? Bob Cartwright deputy chair of the Westmorland Reds, a charity dedicated to red squirrel conservation in the Lake District, explains. #summerofbeauty

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