Nature Blog

Views around CAT on 1st December

This blog is posted in: Blog, Front Page, Nature Blog, Photos, Tammi's blogs, Venue/ Accom hire

We have had a spell of cold and frosty days here at CAT, with head gardener Roger recording -10C on the night of 29th November. These cold, still days... Read More

A Wonderful Day in the Woods!

This blog is posted in: Blog, Events, Front Page, Nature Blog, Volunteering, Woodland

Winding up through the trees along CAT’s brand new Quarry Trail on this special Monday in autumn you would have heard the purest notes of a harp being played.... Read More

Quarry Trail Launch Party!

This blog is posted in: Blog, Events, Front Page, Nature Blog, News and Press Releases

Join us on Monday 24th October as we celebrate the opening of CAT’s new Quarry Trail with a day out in nature for all the family. Built with support... Read More

In search of a life change…

This blog is posted in: Blog, Events, Front Page, Nature Blog, Volunteering, Woodland

Joe Wogden started his 6 months woodland volunteering at CAT in March 2015. In search of a change of life, he gave up a job in Yorkshire in favour... Read More

Wild CAT – new nature connection course for rewilding the self

This blog is posted in: Blog, Events, Front Page, Green Living, Nature Blog, Short Courses, Woodland

A figure emerges from the undergrowth, with mud-covered face and a wild look in the eyes. Is it a fox? A badger? A wildcat? No… it’s a participant on... Read More

If you go down to the woods today….

This blog is posted in: Blog, Front Page, Green Living, Nature Blog, Short Courses, Woodland

Get out into the woods this October with some great weekend and day courses at CAT. Forage for mushrooms or herbal remedies, learn about woodland management, or get to... Read More

World Wetland Day 2016

This blog is posted in: Blog, Hydro Power, Nature Blog, Short Courses, Tammi's blogs, Water and Waste

The Centre for Alternative Technology sits in the Dyfi Biosphere, a UNESCO world heritage site. We were give the status largely due to our proximity to Cors Dyfi, a... Read More

Losing yourself in Woodland Management

This blog is posted in: Blog, Front Page, Green Living, Nature Blog, Robyn's Blogs, Short Courses, Woodland

Last week a small group of enthusiastic woodland women and men learnt many of the skills needed for managing and sustaining woodlands. The week-long course involves some classroom time, but... Read More

Please donate to our ‘Gardening for the Future’ campaign

This blog is posted in: Blog, Climate Change, Education, Front Page, Graduate School, Nature Blog, Organic Gardening, Robyn's Blogs, Students at CAT, Sustainability

In light of this week’s conference in Turkey we urge supporters to donate to our ‘Gardening for the Future’ campaign at CAT.  Hosted by the IPBES (Intergovernmental Platform on... Read More

Woody Wednesdays at CAT

This blog is posted in: Blog, CAT in the media, Front Page, Green Living, Nature Blog

If you live locally and fancy getting out in to the great outdoors then come and join our woody wednesdays at CAT’s Coed Gwern Woodland. Meeting Point – Just... Read More

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