Keep up to date with our stories, research, projects and challenges as we work to save wildlife and wild places in Cumbria. 

South Walney visitor hub before improvements

Work on New Visitor Hub Gets Underway

A new visitor hub at one of South Cumbria’s most spectacular nature reserves is being created thanks to a £23,000 grant from renewable energy company Ørsted through their Walney Extension…

Image of badger release by Tom Marshall

Badger culling can’t be justified on any grounds

Following a Government announcement that it is to allow badger culling in areas of England at low-risk from bovine TB, including Cumbria, Cumbria Wildlife Trust is calling on the Government to…

Drawing of proposed garden at Gosling Sike Carlisle

Community wildlife garden gets funding boost

Cumbria Wildlife Trust is celebrating the news that it has received a £69,998.97 funding boost from Biffa Award to help develop its new community wildlife garden at Gosling Sike in Houghton, near…