CREATING B-LINES ACROSS SENNYBRIDGE TRAINING AREA

Across the Defence Training Estate, large areas of land are set aside for pollinators and other wildlife which allow long grass and wild flowers to grow, supporting the important habitats of our native pollinators.

CELEBRATING FSC FOREST WEEK

To celebrate FSC Forest Week, Judith Peachey, Forestry Harvesting & Arboricultural Manager, explains Landmarc’s role in maintaining and protecting the woodlands on the Defence Training Estate.

PLANTING TREES FOR THE JUBILEE

The team at Cinque Ports Training Area in the South East has planted approximately 70 trees as part of the Queen’s Green Canopy initiative.

BALMAE LAKE REGENERATION PROVIDES HAVEN FOR WILDLIFE

Balmae Lake at Kirkcudbright Training Centre in Scotland has been transformed into a wildlife haven following its recent regeneration to increase insect numbers and encourage more diversity of insects within the area. Kelvin Lang, Rural Estate Delivery Advisor, tells us more.

PROTECTING AND CONSERVING BECKINGHAM TRAINING AREA

Today is World Nature Conservation Day and Stephanie Hancock, Team Leader in the East, explains how farming and military training has helped to protect and conserve the diverse ecosystem of Beckingham Training Area, the landscape of which successfully supports an abundance of flora and fauna and has been left relatively unchanged through history.

TAKING THE PLUNGE ON INTERNATIONAL RIVERS DAY

World Rivers Day is an opportunity to highlight some of the many protected river systems on the training estate. Rural Estate Delivery Advisor David Blake tells us more about the spectacular rivers in the South West Region.