• Hay-Day Walks

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    Discover more about Cumbria's upland hay meadows and the work being done to restore them on the Hay-Day walks.

    Hay-Day Walks

  • Protecting Wildlife For The Future

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    Help Cumbria Wildlife Trust conserve the wildlife and wild places of Cumbria for the future.

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The Mechanical Age

The Mechanical Age

The change in farming practise from the use of horse and manpower alone to the mechanical age had a dramatic influence on farming practises, and also on the landscape and wildlife.