Eden Wild Goose Nature

EWG Nature Logo colour

Eden Wild Goose is developing 'EWG Nature' in our community with a view to exploring, caring for and appreciating nature in our locality. 

We plan to draw together a cross section of people, beginners or more experienced with interest from bugs to birds, soil to water, art to science… who would be keen to enjoy nature with others. We hope people will move from Curiosity to Appreciation and from Celebration to Action and Opportunity.

There are many thoughts on how we might proceed with the Eden Wild Goose Nature, including learning to recognise birdsong, species identification, nature walks, wildflower meadow and gardening and encouraging children and family involvement.

 

As we begin to emerge from the Covod-19 lockdowns future events will be planned and posted on EWG Facebook and Wetheral Next Door.

At present we are working on:
A wildflower bank next to Wetheral Church on Ferry Hill.
A wildflower pollinating project in the ground on St Pauls Holme Eden.
Therapeutic gardening in different venues.
Local nature walks, focusing on birds and trees.
Wildlife camera recording for the website and Facebook.


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Nature links on this site


Nature articles from the monthly Focus Magazine
Link to page

Nature sightings, photos and videos
Link to page

 

Wetheral churchyard

Link to page

One Minute Mindful Moments EWG Art
Link to page


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Our thanks to sponsors

Local COOP Warwick Bridge
A grant towards Wildflower pollinators in Holme Eden

Fellfoot Forward: North Pennines ANOB  (weblink)
A grant towards wildlife track camera and birdbox with camera


Cumbria County Council
A grant towards Eden Wild Goose including Nature


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Events so far...

'Making Connections'
Open community meeting
9th March 2020 7.30pm

St Paul's Holme Eden

Link to information page
 

'Working Together' Consultation Day
19th February 2020

Link to page

 

'Wetheral Wood walk'
11th February 2020

Link to page

 

'Wetlands at Susan's Farm'
10th February 2020

Link to page and video


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A few other links
 
Identifying bird song


Spring wildflower ID walk: Twelve common flowers