Discover your local wildlife
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.
BBOWT AGM and Conference
We will be discussing The Future for a Wilder Britain, with guest speakers Alastair Driver and Isabella Tree. Find details for the day and download key documents.
What we're doing
Find upcoming events and keep up to date with our work protecting wildlife in Berkshire, Buckingamshire and Oxfordshire.
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…
Walk for Wildlife on 22 September
Love life! That’s the message behind Chris Packham’s Walk for Wildlife, an event for people to express their collective concern about…
Some protection reinstated for at-risk Local Wildlife Sites
The Government has published a revised version of its National Planning Policy Framework which now includes some reinstated protection…
Take action at home
Find simple things you can do to help wildlife at home.
How to attract bumblebees to your garden
Bumblebees look for certain types of flower. Here's what to plant for them in your garden.
How to make a Christmas wreath for birds
With food, water and shelter scarce over the winter months, give your garden birds a treat with an edible Christmas wreath.
How to go peat free
Help preserve vital peatland in the UK by going peat free in your garden.