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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 OM CH CVO CBE FRS
President Emeritus, The Wildlife Trusts
Orsted Beach Clean at South Walney

Orsted Beach Clean at South Walney

#60ForNature

Nominate a Nature Hero!

Cumbria Wildlife Trust turns 60 next year! To celebrate, we're highlighting 60 Nature Heroes from the Cumbria community. Tell us about a Nature Hero you know and help us champion Cumbrian people who are taking action and making a difference. 

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Grey seal with her pup © Sally Tapp

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Our Sponsor a species virtual gifts are the perfect eco friendly Christmas presents for family &  friends. Buy your Christmas cards and bird food here too!

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Holly berries and leaves © Ross Hoddinott/2020VISION

This year’s badger cull is set to be the largest yet. Scientific evidence has proved the culling of badgers is ineffective in fighting bovine tuberculosis among cattle.  Email your MP.

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COP26

What's needed?

What we expect during the COP26 summit and the leadership needed to ensure that globally we tackle the nature and climate crisis. Plus, things YOU can do today about climate change. 

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Get off the beaten track

Wildlife walks in Cumbria by Beth Pipe

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Human footprint in mudflats,Morecambe Bay, Cumbria. © Peter Cairns/202VISION

WILDLIFE SPECTACLES

'Great places to see wildlife' guides

From Fungi to Birds Of Prey, Winter wildfowl to Spring butterflies and more, our FREE 'Great Places to see Wildlife' guides save you time searching out where to see the best of Cumbria's wildlife & wild places.

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Wildlife Gardening

Go wild about ponds

Adding a pond is one of the best things you can do for wildlife in the garden.

And creating one is easier than you might think...

 

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Common frog © Mark Hamblin 2020VISION

Garden birds

We recommend Vine House Farm bird food

How does buying Vine House Farm bird food help Cumbria's wildlife?

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Blue tit on a bird feeder © Nicholas Watts

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There's (probably) a Nature Reserve a few miles from you just waiting to be explored...

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Night-Time Wildlife Adventure by Steve Finch

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