Our places provide habitats for lots of different species of wildlife. We're working to ensure that these places and their residents remain protected

Waterfowl on the Broadwater
Artic Tern

Arctic terns take flight 

More than 500 Arctic terns - and five internationally threatened little terns - have fledged thanks to rangers camping out on 24-hour watch against predators, such as stoats and foxes.

Sika deer in Studley Royal deer park

Take a walk on the wild side 

Browse all our wildlife and nature content in one place. Learn about the incredible animals and plants that bring extra magic to our places.

Two puffins on Staple Island, part of the Farne Islands

Nature and wildlife success stories 

We look after lots of nature and wildlife on the land we care for. It is vital that we retain its good health through a rich diversity of wildlife. Read about some of the insects, birds, animals, plants and landscapes that make this land special.

A night roost for bats, Paddock Cottage

Bats about conservation 

Building surveyor Robert Westmoreland explains how Paddock Cottage in Lyme has been restored to cater for bats

We're working hard to protect...

Safeguarding nature

Find out how we're helping to look after natural habitats and native species