The Wildlife Trusts

Yellowhammer dead at the side of the road

Yellowhammer dead at the side of the road © Shutterstock

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The Wildlife Trusts

We are a grassroots movement that believes we need nature and it needs us. More than 870,000 members and 32,500 volunteers work together with their Wildlife Trust to make their local area wilder and make nature part of life, for everyone.

Every Wildlife Trust is an independent charity.

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Illustration of a colourful, abstract landscape with a pale blue sky. In the foreground of the image are hedges, flowers, a hedgehog, and a snail. Slightly further from the foreground is a character wearing a purple coat with black hair in a ponytail, walking towards the left-hand side of the image. In the background are trees and an oversized mushroom.

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Family with Nicholas Watts' younger grandchildren in sunflower field

Family with Nicholas Watts' younger grandchildren by Matthew Roberts

Vine House Farm

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Making nature part of life

We need to restore nature at a global scale, on land and at sea. And it needs to happen now.

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