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Wye and Usk Foundation: Saving the Earth

Wye and Usk Foundation: Saving the Earth

Posted by Emily Cooper

A lot of charities are concerned with Saving the Earth, but some take it a bit more literally. Despite underpinning almost every terrestrial ecosystem on the planet, we take our soil for granted. Soil is currently being lost ten times faster than it's being created—and there are no signs of…

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12 days of Rivers Trusts – Day 9: Wye and Usk Foundation

12 days of Rivers Trusts – Day 9: Wye and Usk Foundation

Posted by Jayne Mann

Simon Evans, CEO of  Wye and Usk Foundation explains main issues within the catchment and it's ambitions for 2019 When did your Trust form? 1996 (gaining charitable status in 1997). How many people work at your Trust? Currently 25, and we are expanding both the monitoring and farm advisor teams…

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Michael Gove visits The Wye and Usk Foundation

Michael Gove visits The Wye and Usk Foundation

Posted by Jayne Mann

On the 25th of May, Michael Gove, Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, paid a visit to The Wye and Usk Foundation in response to the Saving the Earth report we launched last month in partnership with the Angling Trust and WWF. Local farmer, Chris Norman from…

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