RSPB video footage was captured on a hidden camera.Peter Riley wrote a letter on behalf of the Society to NG Bailey who own the moor.Following a consultation late last year on options for the second phase of the Leeds Flood Alleviation Scheme and detailed discussions with key stakeholders and residents, the option of Rodley Nature Reserve as a location will no longer be pursued for water storage to reduce flood risk.Leeds FAS Rodley Nature Reserve decision We are delighted to announce that Rodley Nature Reserve has been chosen as one of the finalists in the BBC Countryfile Magazine Awards 2018.Winners will be announced mid-March in an online ceremony and will appear in the May issue of the magazine which goes on sale on 13th April.
The reality of climate change is making us all think very carefully about our natural environment and how it could be protected and managed positively.
Please find the August Newsletter for 2017 available here.
It includes the latest news from the Wharfedale Naturalists’ Society, details of the Winter Coach Outing and Working Party dates from the nature reserves we manage.
Most of these dates have now passed, but a new programme is currently being put together and will be published when it is made available.
A message from a recent visitor: I took a trip down there myself and the following were seen/heard in just over half an hour.