A record year for Butterflies
The results of this year's Stocker's Lake annual Butterfly survey have now been published. Reflecting the national picture, our results show that the hot, dry summer produced a record year for sightings, especially during July and August, although there were notable further declines in some species.
Cattle on the Reserve
At last – a breakthrough! We hope to have cattle on the 3 meadows between the Lake and the River Colne by Spring next year.
New Online Joiner Facility
Earlier this month a local resident, who would prefer not to be named, became the first FoSL member to join us via our brand new, online joiner form.
Funding for Cattle Meadows
Great News. FoSL (through The Colne Valley Landscape Partnership) has just secured funding of approximately £13000 from the National Lottery Funding to part pay for fencing on the cattle meadows between Stocker's and The River Colne.