Biodiversity

2016-17

EMBLEM projectEMBLEM project
Cambridge Past, Present and Future was awarded £2,000 for its project looking at 'Ecological Monitoring for Biodiversity and Long-term Environmental Management' or EMBLEM for short...

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Cherry Hinton BrookCherry Hinton Brook

The Friends of Cherry Hinton Brook received a grant of £1,700 for its project looking at habitat restoration along Cherry Hinton Brook...

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Icknield School nature hotelIcknield Primary School nature hotel
Icknield Primary School received a grant for £2,000 in the 2016-17 PEBBLE grant period. The grant helped the school turn a neglected and overgrown area of the school grounds into a nature hotel providing habitat for wildlife and an educational resource...

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River wardensCambridgeshire river wardens
The Wildlife Trust for Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire and Northamptonshire were awarded £7,950 towards their pilot project for Cambridgeshire River Wardens...

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2017-18

Cam Valley ForumFloating Pennywort eradication
Cam Valley Forum applied to the 2017-18 PEBBLE grant for its project on eradicating floating Pennywort on the Upper Cam...

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2018-19

Photo of Bourn Brook surveyingBourn Free
The Wildlife Trust for Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire and Northamptonshire was awarded a grant for the Bourn Free project focusing on ecological surveying of the Bourn Brook.

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Photo of the Mill River

Mill River Reserve
Mill River Reserve was awarded a grant for its river restoration project on the Mill River, a chalk stream and a tributary of the River Cam.

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Cambourne Village College community sensory garden
Cambourne Village College was awarded a PEBBLE fund grant of £2,000 for its community sensory garden.

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2019-20

Photo of a hedgehog
Cambridge Hedgehogs Churchyard Project
This project was awarded a grant to help hedgehogs by enhancing the existing biodiversity at the churchyards of St Andrew’s in Cherry Hinton and St Andrew’s in Chesterton.

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Photo of orchid at Fulbourn
Fulbourn Fen to flourish
Wildlife Trust BCN received a PEBBLE fund to carry out extensive clearance of invasive species at Fulbourn Fen Nature Reserve to maximise biodiversity and conservation value.

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Photo of tree planting
HI Green Gateway

The group was awarded a PEBBLE grant to plant trees alongside the A14 to restore the green gateway to Histon and Impington.

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PEBBLE grants

Find out how to apply for funding.