We look after historic houses, gardens, mills, coastline, forests, farmland, moorland, islands, castles, nature reserves, villages... and pubs.

Discover more about us with Land Map

Use our Land Map to see how the number of places we protect has grown

Use our Land Map to see how the number of places we protect has grown

Explore our Land Map and you might just learn something new. The mapping tool will enable you to explore our acquisitions and learn more about the special places that we care for.

Shifting shores

The winter storms of 2013/14 have caused our coastline to alter. Find how what we think the correct approach to the challenge of living with a dynamic and changing coastline is, and our views on what we need to do.

Beyond the Formby footprints

Find out how we unearthed Formby's history in a project on this site of major archaeological and historical importance. Who'd have thought footprints could be so important?

Preserving ancient trees

We look after some of the oldest trees in the UK. Find out where you can see them and learn more about the work we do to protect them for future generations.

Working to restore historic gardens

The knot garden at Trerice and Cliveden's rose garden are just two examples of our work to restore historic gardens to their former beauty.

Fixing the Fells

Find out how we're restoring and maintaining footpaths in the Lake District.

Nature and wildlife

Butterflies, bees and birds are always welcome in the West Garden

Butterflies, bees and birds are always welcome in the West Garden

As the UK's biggest land owner, we look after a lot of nature and wildlife. We strive to maintain our land as an environment that supports a rich diversity of life.