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We're protecting wildlife and wild spaces

We're a small charity with big ideas! We've been supporting, monitoring and developing campaigns and policy for wildlife for over 55 years. Working across six Living Landscapes with over 170 projects for wildlife, people and wild spaces, we're pretty busy! We've also got education centres, shops and our own summer festival - so, take some time to get to know us a little better, after all, we're your local charity!

Today, the political environment has changed but we are still fighting for our wildlife and wild spaces and you can help.

The Wildlife Trusts play a very important part in protecting our natural heritage. I would encourage anyone who cares about wildlife to join them.
Sir David Attenborough

Autumn is on it's way...

The days are getting shorter, soon the leaves will begin to turn...

Now is one of the best times of year to explore...come with us.

(C) Jon Hawkins - Surrey Hills Photography

Hot off the press

With hundreds of events, thousands of species, tens of thousands of pounds worth of grants and countless ideas on how you can help Derbyshire's wildlife, you could get a little overwhelmed. So let us do the hard work and tell you what is headline news right now!

 

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Get to know your local wildlife

Take a peek at the wildlife that loves Derbyshire as much as we do - it's also a great tool to double check if you really did see that elusive osprey, or was it actually a heron? And, use our habitat explorer to see which habitats Derbyshire has to offer.

Wildlife explorer

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Common blue butterfly, Vicky Nall

Wildlife gardening

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Wildlife gardening, Paul Harris 2020 VISION

Habitat explorer

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Milkwort at Gang Mine, Kieron Huston