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Exhibition celebrates 'The Remarkable World of Trees'

St Albans Museum and Gallery is hosting an exhibition on 'The Remarkable World of Trees' for the next four months.

It is the work of Kate Bretherton,  a member of the Heartwood Monitoring Group, and is the culmination of many years of work and planning. Her exhibition explores the world of trees from the soil they grow in to the insects, birds and animals that call them home.

Nominations invited for 2021 HNHS Awards

Do you know an outstanding Hertfordshire naturalist or someone who has made an outstanding contribution to natural history in our county? If so, consider nominating them for one of this year's prestigious HNHS Awards.

Exhibition of photos by the late Brian Sawford

An exhibition of wildlife photographs commemorating the distinguished naturalist Brian Sawford has opened at the North Hertfordshire Museum in Hitchin.

Brian, who was curator of the natural history collections at the Letchworth and North Herts museums for more than 30 years, died in November 2020. A past President of the HNHS, he was author of Wildlife of the Letchworth Area (1982),  The Butterflies of Hertfordshire (1987) Wildflower Habitats of Hertfordshire (1990).