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Dorset’s heathland heart

Spring has sprung for Dorset’s Heathland Heart…

The magnificent Dorset heathlands are really starting to come alive, buzzing and fluttering with life – the heady scent of gorse hanging in the warm air, have you noticed it smells like coconut! Summer still feels a way off yet but with the arrival of May and temperatures creeping up, certain species are starting to […]

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Introducing Dorset’s Heathland Heart

These are early days for me as Outreach Officer for Back from the Brink, I joined in September, however I am already feeling the buzz of enthusiasm surrounding this project from the outset. Sophie and Caroline, the Project Managers, have already had a very busy summer visiting the key heathland sites for the project, speaking to the land managers about the conservation work on the ground and getting baseline botanical surveys underway.

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