Stuck at home?




Find ways to stay connected to nature

Hedgehog house by Gillian Day

Protecting local wildlife

The Berkshire, Buckinghamshire and Oxfordshire Wildlife Trust (BBOWT) is your local wildlife conservation charity. Our staff and volunteers, with the invaluable support of our members, work to protect wildlife from the threats it faces. We look after over 80 nature reserves, give wildlife a voice, and inspire people to take action for wildlife.

More about us

Covid-19 update

Following government advice, we are taking steps to help limit the spread of Covid-19. Find the latest updates about closures and cancellations.

Latest news

Most people live within a few miles of one of our nature reserves. Find one near you.

Wild flowers at Chimney Meadows by Wendy Tobitt

Wildlife to see this month

Our top ten species to see in March

European hare boxing by Andy Rouse/2020VISION

Nature reserves to visit in March

Find a reserve to visit

Wood anemone by Guy Edwardes/2020VISION

Find out what's on

Find an event near you

Oxford Festival of Nature by Ric Mellis

Water vole amongst riverside vegetation

Water vole by Terry Whittaker/2020VISION

Support us

Join the Berks, Bucks and Oxon Wildlife Trust

Joining your local Wildlife Trust is the best thing you can do to help wildlife in your area. We rely on the support of people like you to help us protect the wildlife and wild places of our three counties.

Join us today

We all have a role to play in tackling the climate emergency

Find out more about the climate crisis, what we're doing about it and how you can help.

Find out more

Chalk hill blue butterfly at sunset by Phill Luckhurst /distinctlyaverage.co.uk

Thank you for helping us protect a precious ancient meadow

Great burnet by Philip Precey

What we're doing

Find upcoming events and keep up to date with our work protecting wildlife in Berkshire, Buckingamshire and Oxfordshire.

Grasshopper warbler singing in wetland scrub

Grasshopper warbler by Chris Gomersall/2020VISION

Sign up for updates

Sign up below to receive the latest news from BBOWT, tips about how you can help wildlife, plus information on how you can get involved.

Sign up to our newsletter

Take action at home

Find simple things you can do to help wildlife at home.

Covid-19 update