A sizzling summer
The sun's out, the bees are buzzing and the wild flowers are blooming - it's summer and it's time to explore.
Come and have some fun with us!
We're protecting wildlife and wild spaces
We've been supporting, monitoring and developing campaigns and policy for wildlife for over 55 years.
Today, the political environment has changed but we are still fighting for our wildlife and wild spaces and you can help.
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!
Derbyshire dew pond restored
Derbyshire Wildlife Trust is delighted to announce that a dew pond at Chee Dale Nature Reserve has been restored.
Doe Lea River being brought back to life
Derbyshire Wildlife Trust has received an Our Heritage grant from the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) for its Doe Lea River Restoration…
Hen harriers breed in the Peak District for the first time in 3 Years
It’s great news that hen harriers have returned to breed successfully in the Peak District for the first time in 3 years with 4 chicks…
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.
Find a wild place near you to explore
Your local charity
We're a small charity with big ideas! 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!
All our lives are better when they're a bit wildThe Wildlife Trusts