Reintroductions

Holes in the map, part 3: Corncrake

RSPB Haweswater Site Manager, Lee Schofield, explores the demise of a species which, until very recently, embodied British farmland. Discover how the return of traditional practices and nature-minded farming could be the key to the return of the Corncrake in Cumbria.

Rediscovering the Eurasian Beaver

With an absence in Britain that exceeds our lifetimes, and a presence which has largely escaped our heritage, we need to reacquaint ourselves with our once-common neighbour, the Eurasian Beaver.

In this article, Cumbria Beaver Project Officer, Heather Devey shares all you need to know to start your journey in rediscovering this intriguing, and vital, species.