Monthly Archives for October 2012

Towpath Tidying

The Marina works closely with Canal & River Trust and has ‘adopted’ a mile of the canal from Potlocks Bridge to just the other side of Willington. Under Jules Aucott’s leadership, there have been towpath and wood tidies, vegetation cutbacks … Continue reading

30. October 2012 by Voyager
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Nathusius Pipistrelle

Steve Roe, Derbyshire Bat Conservation Group, has continued his visits to Marina. He installed an Anabat on Mike Coates’ boat (see picture). This recorded a Nathusius Pipistrelle – an excellent record since these are migratory bats and the Bat Conservation … Continue reading

12. October 2012 by Voyager
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David Bellamy Conservation Award 2012

David Bellamy’s Gold Award has been given to us for the second year running for the work we are doing to “protect and enhance Britain’s natural environment”. This is a wonderful accolade and huge credit goes to the Marina Partners … Continue reading

10. October 2012 by Voyager
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