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Herefordshire Wildlife Trust is the largest membership-based wildlife organisation in the county, dedicated to inspiring people about wildlife, acting as a wildlife champion and creating wildlife havens.
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Discover more about Herefordshire's wildlife from the toads of Bodenham Lake to the snake's head fritillaries of Lugg Meadow
Sophie Cowling at work in the River Lugg (Image by Jim Johnston)
There's a wealth of ways to make a difference and help our wildlife. From writing to your MP, getting involved with your local volunteer group or creating a wildlife-friendly back garden. Find out how you can take action today!
Whether you have 5 minutes or 5 days, there are lots of different ways that you can support us - and your help makes all the difference.
Solitary bees are important pollinators and a gardener’s friend. Help them by building a bee hotel for your home or garden and watch…
Build your own bat box and give a bat a safe place to roost.
Go chemical-free in your garden to help wildlife, make a safer environment for people and pets, and save money!
Help hedgehogs get around by making holes and access points in fences and barriers to link up the gardens in your neighbourhood.
Give amphibians and reptiles a safe place to shelter through the cold of winter by building a hibernaculum
Introduce more wildlife features into a small space using pots and containers
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Wild bird food direct from a conservation award winning farm and at low prices. Every sale also supports The Wildlife Trusts, with over £1.3m donated to date.
A wildlife pond is one of the single best features for attracting new wildlife to the garden.
Hedges provide important shelter and protection for wildlife, particularly nesting birds and hibernating insects.
Build your own bug mansion and attract a multitude of creepy crawlies to your garden.
Tree planting is now widely regarded as part of a solution to the climate crisis with local and national governments now setting targets…
Join us in taking action for insects today! By working together, we can change the future of insects. Starting right now, you can make…
All you wildlife enquiries answered!
Surfaced spaces needn't exclude wildlife! Gravel can often be the most wildlife-friendly solution for a particular area.
Few of us can contemplate having a wood in our back gardens, but just a few metres is enough to establish this mini-habitat!
Woody shrubs and climbers provide food for wildlife, including berries, fruits, seeds, nuts leaves and nectar-rich flowers. So why not…