Nature urgently needs our help
“Nature urgently needs our help to recover – and it can be done. By joining up wild places and creating more across the UK we would improve our lives and help nature to flourish."
Sir David Attenborough
What's happening now
Wildlife campaigns, news and views on the issues we care about
The call of the wild
The call of the wild:
New collection of writing spotlights urgent need for wildlife recovery
Government U-turn on promises to end badger culling
Largest ever cull authorised this autumn – bringing the total shot to 35% of UK’s badger population
Risk of wildfire high on Surrey’s heathlands
Surrey Wildlife Trust calls for no campfires, barbeques, cigarettes or litter on heathlands at any time
Recent blog posts
Aliens in the undergrowth
Our rivers play host to a number of unwelcome invaders that have a negative effect on these delicate ecosystems.
A sting in the tale
It's that time of year again! Wasps are gatecrashing barbecues and picnics up and down the country in search of sweet treats - but…
Water for wildlife
During hot weather we need to consider water for wildlife as well as people.
Things to do this month
Reserves & events near you
The Wildlife Trusts play a very important part in protecting our natural heritage. I would encourage anyone who cares about wildlife to join them