We want to show how much nature matters to all our lives, so we’re showcasing hundreds of stories from all walks of life to show how nature is helping us all, everyday. Tell us why wildlife and wild places matter to you, read the stories, or share your wild life with us using #MyWildLife
MORE THINGS TO DO: Ask the government for Marine Conservation Zones. Find your Wildlife Trust. Discover and explore some of our favourite woodlands during Our Woodland Wildlife Weekend. Read our General Election briefing for PPCs.
Our reserve of the week is Essex Wildlife Trust's Fingringhoe Wick.
Hear nightingales call across a blanket of sea lavender in this bird watcher's haven.
Wherever you are there's a Wildlife Trust near you, caring for your wildlife and wild places. Use our map to find your nearest Wildlife Trust.