Category Archives: Exmoor National Park

So, what did we do?

The Heart of Exmoor Scheme helped thousands of people to enjoy and appreciate Exmoor National Park’s moorland and supported those who take care of this precious landscape. The most striking aspect of this Heritage Lottery Funded scheme was undoubtedly its immense … Continue reading

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Exmoor’s owls, bats and cuckoos star in WildWatch 2016

2016 sees the launch of the third year of the Exmoor Wild Watch Survey. Exmoor Wild Watch is an opportunity to be part of a ‘citizen science’ project to find out more about some wild species particularly characteristic of Exmoor. … Continue reading

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Case Studies – projects on Exmoor

  This is a collection of experiences from the viewpoint of volunteers and community groups who run their own projects, or have got involved with Exmoor projects in various ways. The aim of the case studies is to share ideas, advice … Continue reading

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New wheelchair-friendly bridge at Heddon Valley

The National Trust has improved accessible routes around the beautiful Heddon Valley with a new bridge, thanks to a £3,000 grant from the Heritage Lottery Funded Heart of Exmoor Scheme. The National Trust’s off-road accessibility scooters are some of the … Continue reading

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The Heart of Exmoor Scheme – in a nutshell

It’s not easy to write a concise summary of a 5-year programme, but here goes! More information at exmoor-nationalpark.gov.uk The Heart of Exmoor Scheme championed Exmoor National Park’s moorland landscape heritage for 5 years (Jan2011-Dec2015). This was a Heritage Lottery Funded Landscape Partnership … Continue reading

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Exmoor’s Big Adventures + Family Wildlife Events 2016

Big Adventures 2016… Join the adventure! With family games and activities lasting all day in some of the most amazing locations on Exmoor. There is no charge for these events but donations to CareMoor for Exmoor are requested. All events run … Continue reading

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Celebration of the Heart of Exmoor Scheme

Volunteers, farmers, funders and supporters joined the Exmoor Moorland Landscape Partnership to celebrate the success of the Heart of Exmoor Scheme last week. Pupils from Dunster School provided a special highlight with a reading of moorland-inspired poetry. Over the past 5 … Continue reading

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