Foulshaw Moss Nature Reserve with cottongrass in the foreground. © Bex Lynam
Cumbria Wildlife Trust is the only voluntary organisation devoted solely to the conservation of the wildlife and wild places of Cumbria. The Trust stands up for wildlife, creates wildlife havens, and seeks to raise environmental awareness.
Bee on lavender flower © Michelle Waller
Information on the UK's wildlife and wild places, watch wildlife web cams in Cumbria and get advice on helping wildlife survive and thrive.
Come along to an event from wildlife talks to conservation days. Volunteer or work with us, or get involved with a local group.
A couple reading an wildlife interpretation panel at South Walney Nature Reserve with Piel castle in background © John Morrison
Get off the beaten track at one of our 40 nature reserves in Cumbria, take one of our recommended Wildlife Walks or choose a wildlife encounter from our free 'Great Places to See' guides.
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Watch the osprey family in their nest at Foulshaw Moss Nature Reserve
Foulshaw Moss ospreys returned on 26 March 2021
Watch birds as they visit our wildlife garden bird feeder
Watch badgers appear from the wild at dusk time
Watch grey seals at South Walney Nature Reserve
Seals at South Walney 2017
With £3,000 we can install the equipment needed to allow everyone to view live images of the Smardale red squirrels. Please will you donate to help make this happen?
This cam provides a view of the barn at Bowber Head Farm Nature Reserve. You may see bats emerging under the slates at dusk or jackdaws, and barn owl swooping in.
Bowberhead farm and meadows © Cumbria Wildlife Trust