The region comprises Oxfordshire, Surrey, East and West Sussex, Hampshire, the Isle of Wight, Kent, Berkshire and Buckinghamshire.
(3 June 2013) An extinct British bumblebee species will get a boost today as a new generation of queens are released on the edge of Kent.
(9 November 2012) 2012 marks the silver jubilee of England’s agri-environment schemes
(27 July 2012) As Olympic cyclists race up Box Hill on Saturday, with thousands of fans cheering Mark Cavendish and Team GB, they can all be reassured that rare species of butterflies have been safely protected at the Surrey beauty spot.
(6 June 2012) A one year trial is set to start on Friday (8 June 2012) using a team of local volunteers to reduce the Pacific oyster population in Thanet.
(28 May 2012) Flowering fields in Kent will today welcome home Bombus subterraneus – otherwise known as the short-haired bumblebee - nearly a quarter of a century after the bee was last seen in Britain.
(12 June 2013) Summer is here, finally. With it comes a seasonal awareness that wildfires can break out in dry weather. In preparation, Natural England recently took part in two wildfire simulation exercises on Thursley National Nature Reserve (NNR) in Surrey.
(14 May 2013) Each month we'll be featuring a species that you could encounter on one of our beautiful National Nature Reserves.
(12 April 2013) And not a moment too soon! It’s been a long, cold winter, but it feels like spring has finally sprung as we start to welcome the new season to our National Nature Reserves.
(1 March 2013) Entry to the reserves is free, but there may be a small charge for some events.
(5 October 2012) Rob Allan from Oxfordshire has scooped the prestigious ‘Countryside Farmer of the Year’ Award at this year’s Farmers Weekly Awards ceremony, which took place in London on Thursday 4 October.