Nurture Nature Event

Nurture Nature Event

Undetered by the slight drizzle, on Sturday 20th July, we held our Nurture Nature event in the Community Garden space. The idea was to get people, who may not normally come along to a Birmingham Friends of the Earth meeting, to come and see not only what we are about...

Eco Schools

Eco Schools was set up in 1994, as a response to the UN Rio Earth Summit of 1992. It aims to give children and teenagers an environmental voice. Practically, in the UK it is managed by ‘Keep Britain Tidy’ who oversee a set of awards that schools can work...
Dream Green

Dream Green

By Chloe Johnson Dream Green is a youth gardening group which was set up last year by Ben from the Community Environmental Trust. This club has given children from the local area who attend the CET play scheme, the chance to learn and expand their knowledge about...
30 DAYS WILD 2019

30 DAYS WILD 2019

By Yolanda (Mom), Adam (9 yrs old) and Nelson (8 yrs old) 30 Days Wild is a campaign run by The Wildlife Trusts to encourage people to get in contact with nature during the 30 days of June; this is the 5th year we have joined in. Although we do spend a lot of time...

Biodiversity and Habitat Loss

Biodiversity and Habitat Loss – Jake Yeates Loss of habitat is the key factor which causes the decline in biodiversity around the world. It is the main reason why species become extinct. The key habitat which is lost is forest, mainly rainforests. Ecosystems and...