Great Big Green Week

18th–26th SEPTEMBER

Great Big Green Week

Join the green recovery

In September communities across the country will join together for the Great Big Green Week. It will be the biggest event for climate and nature ever in the UK, and everyone’s invited!


How to videos

A series of recorded webinars to help individuals and communities take action for nature.

Lobbying your MP and local councillor

Greening your street

Paleoclimatology - How the past is the key to the present

Individual actions

Are you a Nature Hero?

We want to showcase Surrey's Nature Heroes

If you are taking positive action for wildlife as an individual or community we want to know! Just email us at with the details and we'll get in touch.

More things to do

Children reading wildlife magazine on heathland

© Tom Marshall

Free climate change resources for schools

Nature's Climate Heroes is a free handbook from the Wildlife Trusts for children to learn about how nature can help tackle the climate crisis

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Water vole

Water vole © Terry Whittaker/2020VISION

Rivers Week 2021

In celebration of World Rivers Day, between 18th and 26th September we will be holding a series of events to highlight our county's beautiful river habitats.

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Spring Time Fox by Helen Young

© Helen Young

Wild Surrey Art & Photography Competition

After being postponed in 2020 due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the Wild Surrey Art & Photography Competition is now open to submissions!

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The Great Big Green Week is organised by The Climate Coalition, of which the Wildlife Trusts are a member. For more events and further information about how you can get involved in the Great Big Green Week, visit the campaign website.

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