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Dunstable College

Dunstable College

Animal Care cohort at Central Bedfordshire College

The BTEC Level 2 Animal Care cohort at Central Bedfordshire College has been very active this year. We studied conservation and improvement of British habitats, and then did some practical application of this knowledge. We completed a scatter survey of the flora and fauna of the heathland at Lord’s Hill in Rushmere Country Park. Following […]

Heath land Reclaimation

The BTEC Animal Care students of Central Bedfordshire College have teamed up with the staff of Rushmere Country Park to reclaim heath land.  Heath land is the UK’s most endangered habitat; lack of appropriate site management, and recreational & urban disturbance have threatened our local heath.  Our students spent several Fridays surveying the area, removing encroaching […]