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Saturday 9th December: Marvellous Moths!

Kat Dahl and her team have been surveying moths on the old Rifle Range for the first time this year. How many species do you think they've found - 20, 50, 100? All wrong! they discovered an incredible 185 species!!

To find out more, you can read their full report here and see their species list here. To join in with their survey next year, just use this link.

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Welcome to the Steyning Downland Scheme

We manage 165 acres (66 ha) of the Wiston Estate, on the South Downs National Park, near Steyning, West Sussex. A registered charity since 2009, we reconnect local people from all walks of life to our unique piece of species-rich downland, benefiting their mind, body and spirit. We create inspiring opportunities for new people to join the community through active volunteering, engaging events and inclusive access, so improving this special place for wildlife and for present and future generations to enjoy.

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Huge thanks to Neil Pringle of Neil Pringle Productions for making this video for us!