Protecting local wildlife and wild places
Shropshire Wildlife Trust is your local conservation charity. We look after 40 Nature Reserves, inspiring people of all ages through our work with schools, events and volunteering opportunities. We campaign to make nature's recovery a reality.
With the support of our members we give wildlife a voice. We would love you to join us.
Campaigning for nature's recovery
Latest news from Shropshire
Government approves badger culling to 2026 and ignores public consultation
Today the Government announced that it will continue to issue licenses to kill badgers over the next four years. This will put 130,000…
Government plans for nature and net zero announced today
Seeds of hope planted but root and branch change on mammoth scale still needed, say The Wildlife Trusts.
The Wildlife Trusts call for an immediate end to peat sales
Survey of top retailers: only one of 20 says they will eliminate peat this year
Damsels and dragons
Mid summer is a great time to go out in search of odanata: the group of insects that is made up of dragonflies and damselflies. Often a…
How to get started in the wonderful world of moths!
Moths can be seen throughout the year, with the greatest variety in the summer. Everyone can enjoy searching for them, they come in…
Agricultural land covers 70% of the English landscape but historically, land redesigned by humans has greatly benefitted wildlife.