Summer Placement: Helleborine, Horseflies, and a lot of walking

Blog Summer Placement: Helleborine, Horseflies, and a lot of walking Lyndsey Dunn Join summer placement Biology student Lyndsey as she talks through her experience working with Dynamic Dunescapes at Sandscale Haws, Cumbria. Just a little bit about myself, I study Biology at Northumbria university and during second year as part of a summer placement from…

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John Muir Award Update

Blog John Muir Award Update Emma Waldron The John Muir award is given in recognition of young people connecting with and conserving nature. There are 4 challenges to each award and three levels of commitment. As part of Dynamic Dunescapes, we help people to complete their John Muir Award by getting involved with our conservation…

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Arts Alive; A Creative Update From Cumbria

In Cumbria, we work closely with artist Irene Rogan to deliver engaging events connecting communities and school groups with nature and our coastal dunes. Here’s what Irene has been up to this summer.

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Discover the A – Z of Dynamic Dunescapes

Meet the special and rare creatures that live in shifting sand, explore the range of habitat types that can be found in a sand dune system, and find out what Dynamic Dunescapes is doing to bring biodiversity back to these beautiful landscapes.

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Top Half-Term Activities for Families in the Sand Dunes

This October half term, we’ve chosen some of our favourite family activities for you and the kids, from exploring the dunes in search of some of the fantastic autumn plants and fungi that are growing right now, to downloading some of our sand dune wildlife spotter activity sheets!

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