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Annual Review Reveals the Real Value of Volunteers

28th May 18

The annual review for 2017 - 18 has been published by the AONB Unit and reveals the real value of volunteers. An amazing 3700 hours of effort were given by volunteers to the area, that's the financial equivalent of £26,500*. As...

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Families enjoy a Wild Day Out!

24th May 18

Families took part in a variety of nature based activities at our Wild Day Out on Saturday 19th May. Mini-beast hotels were built, families went on bug hunts and pond dipping while dens were constructed. There was something for all ages...

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What’s the State of the Mendip Hills AONB?

10th May 18

We've brought together a wide variety of information on the Mendip Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) to see how it is compared to 2009, the last time a similar report was done. In the report you'll find information, maps,...

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Let Nature Nurture Video

3rd May 18

https://youtu.be/f4WrTxbf3v4 The Somerset AONBs Nature and Wellbeing Project has released a video that shows the positive impact it's having on people's lives and the landscape. This launch is timed to coincide with May being Naturally Healthy Month across Somerset and Devon. Alongside...

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