Wildlife

Wildlife

Stonechat by Ben Hall/2020VISION

Our vision is an environment rich in wildlife, valued by all

 

Find out about the wonderful wildlife that calls Berkshire, Buckinghamshire and Oxfordshire home, discover more about our conservation work and read about our campaigns to give wildlife a voice. To plan a visit to one of our nature reserves, visit the Explore page.

With the support of our members, we work tirelessly to protect wildlife in our local area, and to give nature a voice. Find out more about the Berks, Bucks and Oxon Wildlife Trust.

Discover local wildlife

The UK is home to an amazing variety of wildlife. We work hard to protect the wildlife on your doorstep. Visit our species and habitat explorers, or search for a species below to find out more about it.

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Meadow with small copper by Jon Hawkins - Surrey Hills Photography

BBOWT is the only voluntary organisation in the region concerned with all aspects of nature conservation.

We give wildlife a helping hand to ensure it thrives in our three counties. As well as managing our nature reserves, this includes monitoring species and running special projects to support declining species such as water voles, or threatened habitats such as chalk grassland. We also advise other landowners about how to care for habitats and species.

Water vole in river with reeds

Water vole by Terry Whittaker/2020VISION

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Wildlife conservation

We work to protect wildlife on our own nature reserves and beyond our boundaries. 

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Greenham Common

Greenham Common by James Osmond

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Living Landscapes

We manage 5 Living Landscapes to make more, bigger, better, and joined up wildlife sites.
 

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Red-tailed bumblebee on bird's foot trefoil

Red-tailed bumblebee on bird's foot trefoil by Jon Hawkins - Surrey Hills Photography

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Nature matters

We campaign to give nature a voice, and ensure nature's value is recognised.

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Planning advice

We make sure that wildlife is fully considered within the planning system.

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Meadows and houses by Kieron Huston

 

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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.

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