Friends of Petersfield Heath have been busy planting a new hedge at Heath Road Car-park, by The Little School.
Mark Greef, team leader for the volunteer work-party group of the Friends, co-ordinated the project. Around 50m of new hedging, planted …Read More
Visitors to Petersfield Heath have welcomed the return of ‘our’ black swan yesterday.
Slightly smaller than our resident mute swans, but a feisty individual ready to face off competition. It has been estimated that around 37 pairs may breed in …Read More
We are asking members of the public to keep their eyes open for an occasional visitor to Petersfield pond at about this time of year – the Goldeneye.
January is the peak month for spotting these attractive small ducks across …Read More
It may be hard to think back to those few wonderful winter days just before Christmas, but here is a reminder.
Friends of Petersfield Heath Chairman, Richard Warton, was out with his camera on 21 December and took stunning sunset …Read More
There is new evidence of the presence of badgers on the heath.
Thanks to a new PIR operated infra-red camera set up by Richard Warton, Chairman of the Friends, a badger was filmed moving across the heath from the south …Read More
A new container was much needed to replace our old leaky and insecure one.
Funding for our new container was provided by East Hampshire District Councillors, Julie Butler, Bob Ayres and Ben Bentley, using their discretionary grant stream. This provided …Read More