The Wildlife Trusts


Big or small - ponds for all

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The Wildlife Trusts

We are a grassroots movement that believes we need nature and it needs us. More than 800,000 members and 40,000 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.

We’d love you to join us.


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Annual Impact Report 2017-18

Annual Impact Report 2017-18

The Wildlife Trusts Impact Report 2017-18

What impact is The Wildlife Trusts movement having? This annual report gives an overview of our impact in the year 1 April 2017 - 31 March 2018, including key statistics, stories and highlights - from the area of land we manage and influence for wildlife, to measuring the impact of volunteering on peoples' mental health.

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Why is nature in trouble?

56% of the UK's wildlife - our wild plants and animals - are in decline. Find out more:

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Culm grassland habitats divided by an A-road in north Devon - Stephen Powles

Everyone should have the opportunity to experience the joy of wildlife in their daily lives

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Children playing with snail (Emma Bradshaw)

Making nature part of life

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What's your wild life?

Nature matters to us in so many different ways. Read people's stories about nature and tell us yours....

My neighbourhood

David, Crane Park, London

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My chapel

Elaine, Thurrock Thameside Nature Park, Essex

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My family time

Siti and Amin, Stocker’s Lake, Hertfordshire

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