Month: September 2015

Turn your school green!

Turn your school green!

Cymraeg isod Go Green Day is upon us – Friday 16 October is just around the corner. This year Welsh people will be dressing up, whether a subtle green t-shirt to full on green wig & onesie! Loads of schools have already signed up, and will be holding green bake sales – rainforest friendly of […]

A haven for bird life is under threat – these new rangers could hold the key to protecting it

A haven for bird life is under threat – these new rangers could hold the key to protecting it

Originally posted on the WWF UK blog The coastal forests of Boni and Dodori are home to a huge diversity of birds and are a significant stop-over and dispersal site for a number of migrating bird species from other neighbouring countries. The birds that you can find include the Basra reed warbler, white-headed vulture, lappet-faced […]

Signed Wales shirt to give away!

Signed Wales shirt to give away!

Cymraeg isod                                         updated 21/10/15                “Ball in the wall” at Cardiff Castle to celebrate the start of the Rugby World Cup Gutted that Wales are out of The Rugby […]

TWICE THE SIZE OF WALES:
Welsh charity aims high for rainforest protection

TWICE THE SIZE OF WALES: Welsh charity aims high for rainforest protection

Cymraeg isod Environmental charity Size of Wales intends to double the area of tropical rainforest it helps protect as its contribution to tackling climate change. Having spent the last 5 years successfully raising funds to help sustain an area of tropical forest the size of the small nation (roughly 2 million hectares or 4.9 million […]

50,000 Kenyan youngsters to plant trees!

50,000 Kenyan youngsters to plant trees!

Cymraeg Isod Latest update from Bore by Ru Hartwell, Director, Community Carbon Link. The Lampeter based Community Carbon Link has just been awarded £15,000 by the Welsh Government under the Hub Cymru Africa Grants Scheme to implement a  ‘Half a Million Trees for Schools Project’ and Size of Wales will be contributing up to £11,500 […]

Free Workshops from Size of Wales

Free Workshops from Size of Wales

Cymraeg isod Are you studying rainforests or climate change with your pupils this term?Is your Eco Club looking for a challenge to help look after the planet? Size of Wales is offering free assemblies and workshops throughout Wales.See below for details Gweithdai am ddim o Maint Cymru Ydych chi’n astudio coedwigoedd glaw neu newid hinsawdd […]

Dredging in Kenya: an update on the campaign to save beautiful beaches and precious habitats

Dredging in Kenya: an update on the campaign to save beautiful beaches and precious habitats

Originally posted on WWF UK blog By Elias Kimaru In my last blog I brought to your attention plans to remove millions of tonnes of sea sand and debris off the south coast of Kenya which poses great danger to fragile habitats, wildlife and people’s livelihoods. This blog is to update you on this issue […]