Red Squirrel Week starts on Monday 24th September to highlight the urgent need to protect our native red squirrel. Our free ‘Squirrel Walk’ on Saturday 22nd September at 4pm in Grizedale (book here)
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We are asking people who live and work in the local community what they think about Rusland Horizons and what should happen after Summer 2019, when Heritage Lottery Funding runs out.
We are delighted to hear that Rusland Horizons has been shortlisted as one of 5 regional finalists for the Rural Business Awards 2018/19 ‘Social Enterprise, Charity or Community Project of the Year’.
Butterflies are close to the heart of the Rusland Horizons scheme. Our Wings in the Woods project focuses on surveying, monitoring and improving the habitats of six endangered species of butterflys
The brightly coloured Fritillary butterflies are now flying around the Rusland Horizon woodlands. The Small Pearl-bordered Fritillary is the first to emerge and the bright orange butterfly can be
Last summer, during our Wings in the Woods butterfly surveys, a rare moth was found. The Argent & Sable moth, a black and white day flying moth, was spotted by Butterfly Conservation's Northern
Anyone who has ever been pond dipping will know that there are wonderful creatures living in water that we rarely see. Steve Routledge, national water beetle expert, will be dipping into tarns,
Dan Fox, musician and imaginative engineer will be helping people to hear the sounds of nature that they have never heard before at the Rusland Horizons Bioblitz. Dan told us “I love the landscape
Join experts to discover what plants and animals are living in and around Bowkerstead woods and farm on Saturday 30 June and Sunday 1 July at a free family friendly event at the Grizedale Campsite.
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