The Living Rainforest

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Support our Growing Space!

Earlier in the year we received confirmation of funding from Greenham Trust for our Growing Space project. This ambitious project aims to make the Living Rainforest a more inclusi...

Posted: 5 Dec 2019

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Support SUSTAINABLE palm oil

We’re delighted to come together with conservation organisations all around the world to demand deforestation-free, sustainable palm oil. Boycotting palm oil is NOT the solution....

Posted: 3 Nov 2019

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Green Christmas Market returns to the Living Rainforest

Shop for eco-friendly Christmas gifts that don’t cost the Earth! A host of talented stallholders from the local area will be on hand to show off their very best green and se...

Posted: 9 Oct 2019

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Yay – we’re School Travel Award finalists!

Woo-hoo! The Living Rainforest was recognised as a finalist for Best Geography Learning Experience in this year’s School Travel Awards. Every year around 25,000 school children v...

Posted: 5 Oct 2019

TSL 2020 Schools Essay Competition & Debate – PARTNER POWER

The TSL 2020 International Schools Essay Competition & Debate has just been launched! This year’s theme is PARTNER POWER. Schoolchildren around the world are warmly invi...

Posted: 13 Sep 2019

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Daily guided Rainforest Tours

Don’t miss our fascinating guided rainforest tours. Guided tours are led by a member of the Living Rainforest team. Our in-house guides offer a special insight into this uni...

Posted: 5 Sep 2019

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Research: The Living Rainforest Delivers Missing Information Critical to Sustaining Biodiversity

Despite volumes of data currently available on mankind, it is surprising how little we know about other species. A paper published this week in the journal Proceedings of the Natio...

Posted: 23 May 2019

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New – Animal feeding time, every weekend!

Join us every Saturday and Sunday for Animal Feeding Time! Watch our friendly and informative animal keepers as they feed our six-banded armadillo, Harry, and our resident family o...

Posted: 2 May 2019

Caiman appeal update – caiman quarantine is ready!

Our quarantine facilities are ready to receive the caimans!  We are just running it empty for a while to ensure it all works and check environmental conditions are perfect. The ca...

Posted: 26 Apr 2019

Caiman appeal update – preparing for the caimans’ arrival!

The animal department have been busy preparing for the arrival of the caiman. This week we took delivery of an unusual frozen food order consisting of baby mice and fish. This will...

Posted: 18 Apr 2019