Nature & wildlife

From ancient trees to endangered species, our places are full of life. We're working hard to safeguard these habitats for years to come

Puffins on the Farne Islands, Northumberland
Croome Blue Tit

Six birds to spot in your garden this winter 

Our ecologist, expert birdwatch Peter Brash, picks his top six birds to see in the garden this winter.

Walkers on the footpath towards Ogwen Valley, Snowdonia, Wales

Help protect Snowdonia's fragile natural wonders 

Snowdonia's rangers are constantly working to maintain the pathways, now, after completing their most extensive review of the landscape to date, they urgently need your help to get repairs underway on two and a half miles of the path network.


Our red squirrel ranger

Our staff and volunteers help us to care for over 500 places, some of their responsibilities may surprise you…

Common Blue Butterfly

2016: A review of the year's weather and wildlife 

Bee and butterfly numbers have slumped after 2016 brought a tenth year of unsettled weather. Grass grew at an extraordinary rate - good news for farmers making hay and silage, but bad for the insects that rely on patches of bare ground to breed.

Children playing at Nymans

Inspiring young nature lovers 

We're working to help a new generation of children discover the outdoors.

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We couldn't do it without you

Thanks to your membership we're able to protect special places for ever, for everyone