St Nicks

Centre for nature and green living

Tag: wildlife

Beck to normal – ground work investigation complete

Thanks to all of our neighbours and visitors for putting up with the disruption caused by the recent ground investigation at St Nicks by the Environment Agency. The work teams have now left and the nature reserve is back to the sounds of bird song and buzzing bees instead of drills. We won’t know until […]

Posted 9 August 2019 | Tags: beck, Environment Centre, flooding, grassland, nature reserve, volunteers, wetland, wildflower, wildlife

Happy Spring Equinox along York Becks

We’ve celebrated the spring equinox with our Discover York Becks walk. Could not have had a better day for exploring how the character of the Osbaldwick and Tang Hall Becks changes over just a few miles. Working with partners such as the City of York Council, Yorkshire Dales Rivers Trust and the Environment Agency, our […]

Posted 20 March 2019 | Tags: flood resilience, spring equinox, volunteering, wildlife, York Becks