Job Opportunity – Dolau Dyfi Project Project Officer

The Project The Dolau Dyfi Project is grant funded by Welsh Government and European Union through the Rural Development Plan Sustainable Management Scheme. The Candidate The ideal candidate will have a degree in an environmental science, practical experience in nature conservation and working with livestock as well as experience of working

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Dolau Dyfi Pollinator Survey

Help us to discover the Dolau Dyfi project area by taking part in our Pollinator Survey! You can carry out the survey in your garden, on your farm or when out on your daily walk. You should choose a warm and preferably sunny day any time from April through to August.

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Dolau Dyfi Wildflower Spotter Survey

Help us to explore the Dolau Dyfi project area by taking part in our Dolau Dyfi Wildflower Spotter Survey! You can carry out the survey in your garden, on your farm, or when out for your daily walk. You can do this anytime between April and September as different flowers will

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Dolau Dyfi Update- The Project So Far

Hello, I‘m Richard Jones, the project officer for the Dolau Dyfi project. Here is an update on what we have been doing since the new year…. Because the project had officially started before my appointment, and with the end of financial year looming, I was told to hit the ground running….

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Introducing Dolau Dyfi’s Project Officer Richard Jones

Hello, my name is Richard Jones, and I am the project officer for Dolau Dyfi, a Welsh Government Sustainable Management Scheme supported by the European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development (EAFRD). Born and bred in Dolgellau, I live on our family farm where we keep a herd of Shetland cattle, bucket

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Species in Focus; Chough

Chough Vaughn Matthews The chough is a member of the crow family, distinctive from others thanks to its red legs and beak. The chough has a slightly shyer nature than other crows. They can be seen from the Wales Coast Path performing aerial acrobatics and calling with their distinctive call. The

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Grazier of the Month; Sorcha and Brian Lewis

Meadow on the farm, Sorcha Lewis In 2019, we told you about some of the amazing grazing animals that are working on Brian and Sorcha Lewis conservation grazing projects across Wales. Now for 2020, we’d love to highlight some of the wonderful graziers who look after these animals. We are really

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