News items which first appeared on SpaceForNature during August 2005.
August 22nd 2005Wasps suffer from garden makeovers
A wildlife expert has spoken up on behalf of hard-pressed social wasps struggling to find hibernation sites.
August 22nd 2005Landmark shows potential of green roofs
An unlikely champion of the concept of 'green roofs' has emerged in the shape of Canary Wharf in London.
August 15th 2005Return of a native frog
A species of frog native to Britain and found until the 1990s in East Anglia has been reintroduced to the area.
August 8th 2005Alternatives to peat are viable
Two of the UK's leading gardening-related organisations have concluded from trials that viable alternatives to peat are available to gardeners.
August 8th 2005Survey reveals garden bird preferences
A major 'citizen science' project has thrown up some interesting results on the breeding preferences and success of our garden birds.
August 7th 2005Grant for South London wildlife garden
A local allotment and leisure group in London have been awarded a substantial sum of money to construct a wildlife garden and educational facility.
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