News | News Archive

  • Vote for our project in the Aviva Community Fund

    21st October 2016

    We have entered the Aviva Community Fund to win funds for our Pine Marten Recovery Project. Help us make a difference to the local communities of mid Wales by taking a few Read More

  • NEW VWT Book launched

    30th September 2016

    ‘From Mallards to Martens’ is a celebration of the mammal conservation work carried out by the VWT over the last 40 years. The Trust was founded, funded and led by Vincent Weir Read More

  • 2nd All-Ireland Pine Marten Symposium

    4th October 2016

    Download the 2nd All-Ireland Pine Marten Symposium Agenda We are pleased to invite you to the 2nd All-Ireland Pine Marten Symposium to be held at Ti Chulainn Community and Conference Centre on the Read More

  • Pine marten project appears on Countryfile

    30th September 2016

    The VWT’s Pine Marten Recovery Project featured on Countryfile at 6:15pm Sunday 2nd October on BBC1. Catch up on the episode here. Tom Heap interviewed our Pine Marten Project Manager, Jenny MacPherson, as Read More

  • State of Nature Report Launched

    14th September 2016

    It’s not too late to save UK nature but we must act now – that is the conclusion from a coalition of more than 50 leading wildlife and research organisations behind the Read More

  • New paper published on pine marten den boxes

    1st August 2016

    A new paper has been published by authors from The Vincent Wildlife Trust, Swift Ecology and Myostismart on the provision and occupancy of pine marten den boxes. 50 den boxes were installed in Read More

  • Simon Thomas AM becomes Species Champion for the pine marten

    27th June 2016

    On Wednesday 15th June, The Vincent Wildlife Trust attended the Wales Environment Link (WEL) Species Champions Launch in Cardiff. The WEL Species Champions initiative asks Assembly Members to lend political support to Read More

  • Pine Marten Project Newsletter Published

    9th June 2016

    Our latest newsletter from the Pine Marten Recovery Project has just been published. Read the latest news on the pine martens relocated to Wales in the autumn of 2015 and find out more about Read More

  • Pine marten kits caught on camera

    7th June 2016

    Whilst we may be a little biased, some remote cameras set up by our Pine Marten Project Field Assistant, Josie Bridges, have captured some amazing pine marten footage. We have had several Read More

  • Pine marten kits born in the wild in Wales

    1st June 2016

      It’s official – pine marten kits have been born in Wales   The pine marten carries the title of Britain’s second rarest carnivore after the wildcat making these births a very Read More