basketcrossdownloademailerrorfacebookgoogleplushomeleftnavphonerightsearchsubnavsuccessticktwitteryoutube
Sign in

News

Can you help us identify the Bitterns at Gosforth Park Nature Reserve?

18th January 2019

Gosforth Park Nature Reserve (GPNR) is widely known as one of the best sites at which to enjoy bitterns in North East England and over the years, many people have […]

View

A Festive Thank You to Our Amazing Volunteers

14th December 2018

Following yesterdays wonderful Christmas party, where we celebrated the hard work and commitment of NHSN volunteers over the past twelve months, we thought we would share these slides. Pulled together NHSN […]

View

Could you be our new Social Media Volunteer?

3rd December 2018

Social Media Volunteer Deadline for applications: 5.00pm Thursday 3 January NHSN aims to connect as many people as possible with nature in the North East. Simply put, we encourage individuals […]

View

Gosforth Park Nature Reserve Needs Your Help – Say No To Development by Persimmon

28th November 2018

Persimmon Homes have submitted a NEW application to build 217 homes on the land opposite Gosforth Park Nature Reserve. In doing so, threatening to damage one of Newcastle’s most diverse Sites […]

View

The 1829 Talks – Another Radical Innovation!

23rd November 2018

Having been a member of the Natural History Society of Northumbria for most of the last fifty years, I can safely and authoritatively state that innovation is not one of […]

View

A welcome boost for bats at Gosforth Park Nature Reserve

22nd October 2018

NHSN are delighted to announce a new, collaborative project with Northumbrian Water which has seen five new bat boxes installed at Gosforth Park Nature Reserve (GPNR). It is hoped that […]

View

On 20 years of NHSN’s Mid-Week Botany Group

8th October 2018

The Midweek Botany Group started twenty years ago in 1998 when we (Janet Angel and Chris Irvine) had been going on the botany section weekend field meetings for several years.  We wanted to do more botany so […]

View

NHSN are proud to bring you our ‘Student Naturalist Awards Scheme’

28th September 2018

NHSN is proud to ‘officially’ launch our new Student Naturalist Awards Scheme: designed to provide early-career conservationists from local universities with the skills and demonstratable experience needed to forge a career […]

View

Farewell and thank you to a visionary

24th September 2018

The Natural History Society of Northumbria (NHSN) is deeply saddened by the death of trustee, Vice President, former museum curator and conservation visionary, Tony Tynan MBE. A driving force for […]

View

Could you help enthuse about North East nature?

10th September 2018

Whether it’s facilitating the viewing of badgers, leading Nightjar and Red Squirrel walks or foraging for fungi in the Northumbrian uplands, the Natural History Society of Northumbria (NHSN) has always […]

View