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The hydro turbine at Hafod y Llan farm in Snowdonia
The hydro turbine at Hafod y Llan farm in Snowdonia National Trust
A wind-shattered tree on the shores of Buttermere, Lake District, Cumbria
The shores of Buttermere, Lake District National Trust Images/David Noton

Growing challenge of climate change 

Our latest Forecast Changeable report shows how climate change is a growing conservation challenge to our land, collections, houses and gardens.

Land use at Wembury Point 2014
Land use at Wembury Point, Devon, in 2014 National Trust

Fifty years of land use change at the coast  

Fifty years ago we commissioned our first survey of land use along the coast as part of the Neptune Coastline Campaign. Now we have surveyed the coast again - find out what has changed in that time.

View of the 18th-century Palladian Mansion before the fire
View of Clandon Park in Surrey before the fire National Trust Images / John Miller

Clandon Park before the fire 

Following the devastating fire in April 2015, we are hopeful that Clandon Park still has a long-term future. It’s too early to say what form it will take but as we get more information on the damage we will be able to look at potential options. Donate to the Clandon Appeal Fund.