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December 2021

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Rare and Elusive Pine Marten recorded on Wildacres Nature Reserve

We are thrilled to have spotted this beautiful creature on the Nature Reserve. Once hunted and persecuted through poisoning and shooting to the brink of extinction, it is slowly expanding its range across the country. 

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December 2020

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10,000 Native Trees and Shrubs planted 

We have just completed the planting of 10,000 Native trees and shrubs at Wildacres. 

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November 2020

New Wildlife Pond

New Wildlife Pond at Wildacres  

We have started digging out our ambitious new wildlife pond. This will be close to an acre in size when finished. and will be allowed colonize naturally over time with native wildlife. 

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August 2020

Great Spotted Woodpecker

Woodpeckers breed at Wildacres

We were thrilled to see our recently colonized native Great Spotted Woodpecker Dendrocopus major at Wildacres. Even more exciting was to see as well as the adults a recently fledged juvenile. 

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Summer/Autumn 2020

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Social Entrepreneurs Ireland

We are delighted to have been awarded a place on the Social Entrepreneurs Ireland .Ideas Academy 2020.

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