News & Blogs

  1. Environment Landscape and Archaeological Committee Report launched

    By Helen Taylor on February 26th, 2014

    Environment Landscape and Archaeological Committee of the Deben Estuary Partnership Launch their report to inform the Estuary Plan! This short but interesting report seeks to reflect the points raised in recent consultation with groups and …

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  2. Deben Bird Report

    By Helen Taylor on February 21st, 2014

    The Deben Estuary Partnership is proud to announce the publication of its Deben Bird Report.  Funded by the Suffolk Coast & Heaths AONB Sustainable Development Fund, the report is an evaluation of key areas for birds, recreational disturbance …

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  3. Success for Deben saltmarsh restoration

    By Helen Taylor on January 10th, 2014

    The Deben Estuary Partnership (DEP) is pleased to announce the completion of an innovative and creative saltmarsh restoration project of 25 hectares at Falkenham marshes, just north of Felixstowe Ferry on the Deben estuary.  Saltmarsh is under …

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  4. Touching the Tide launches writing competition

    By Helen Taylor on January 10th, 2014

    Help us celebrate Orfordness Lighthouse The Orfordness Lighthouse was switched off in June 2013, and this iconic building is now threatened by erosion. To celebrate our lighthouse, a unique writing competition for fiction and non-fiction has been …

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  5. Success for Deben saltmarsh restoration

    By Helen Taylor on December 19th, 2013

    The Deben Estuary Partnership (DEP) is pleased to announce the completion of an innovative and creative saltmarsh restoration project of 25 hectares at Falkenham marshes, just north of Felixstowe Ferry on the Deben estuary.  Saltmarsh is under …

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  6. AONB boundary extension considered.

    By Helen Taylor on December 18th, 2013

    For many years there has been a desire amongst a partnership of organisations to extend the Suffolk Coast & Heaths AONB boundary to include the southern shore of the Stour Estuary.  On 4th December 2013 Natural England’s Board agreed to start …

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  7. Creating the Greenest County Awards 2014

    By Helen Taylor on December 4th, 2013

        Now in their seventh year the Greenest County Awards 2014 were launched last night at Birchwood Primary School in Martlesham, winners of the 2013 Champion of Champions public vote award. The Creating the Greenest County Awards is an annual …

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  8. Walk in the footsteps of seafarers

    By Helen Taylor on November 15th, 2013

    "Walk in the footsteps of seafarers from the Suffolk coast to the village of Snape" - Launch of a new licenced path in the Suffolk Coast & Heaths AONB. Aldeburgh Golf Club, Suffolk Secrets, Suffolk Coast & Heaths AONB and Suffolk County …

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  9. SDF funded SEEN competition launched in primary schools!

    By Helen Taylor on September 13th, 2013

    Be SEEN getting closer to nature - ‘My Perfect Day Exploring Outdoors’ competition Do you know or work with children who love being outdoors?  With the autumn half term holidays upon us, why not encourage them to get outside to explore nature …

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  10. AONBs reaffirmed as Cat V Status

    By Helen Taylor on July 5th, 2013

          IUCN UK reaffirms the value of Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty The National Association for Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty (NAAONB) today received reconfirmation from the IUCN UK Committee (International Union for Conservation of …

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