That autumn feeling
It's starting to feel a little like autumn - the nights are drawing in and there is a crispness to the air.
It's the best time of year to 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!
Statement about the disappearance of the hen harrier chick in the Peak District National Park
A hen harrier chick, ringed on Snake Pass this year, has gone missing over a grouse moor area in Peak District.
Waking up the Whistlestop but not the bats!
This year Derbyshire Wildlife Trust have been waking up the Whistlestop Discovery Centre in Matlock Bath and work has commenced to…
Rare pine marten discovered in Derbyshire
A rare pine marten has been recovered from a roadside between Belper and Ripley – it is the first confirmed presence of a pine marten in…
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!
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