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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.
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.
Most people live within a few miles of one of our nature reserves. Find one near you.
What we're doing
Find upcoming events and keep up to date with our work protecting wildlife in Berkshire, Buckingamshire and Oxfordshire.
BBOWT launches legal challenge against government's Oxford to Cambridge Expressway proposal
Legal challenge launched against government’s Oxford to Cambridge Expressway and Growth Arc proposal.
New Agriculture Bill vital for nature’s recovery
Today the Government publishes its Agriculture Bill. The Berks, Bucks and Oxon Wildlife Trust believes that now is the time for…
Response to Oxford to Cambridge Expressway announcement
Berks, Bucks and Oxon Wildlife Trust (BBOWT) is profoundly concerned following today’s announcement from the Department for Transport…
Take action at home
Find simple things you can do to help wildlife at home.
How to use less plastic
Plastic waste and its damaging effect on our natural world has been big news recently. Here's what you can you do about it.
How to attract hedgehogs and badgers
Putting out a bit of food can help see mammals through colder spells.
How to attract bumblebees to your garden
Bumblebees look for certain types of flower. Here's what to plant for them in your garden.