Discover wildlife

Discover wildlife

Derek Moore

The UK is home to an amazing variety of wildlife. We work hard to protect the wildlife on your doorstep. 

Want to learn more about  a native species or habitat, garden for wildlife, or after a bit of wildlife advice? Our wildlife information pages have what you're looking for. If you're searching for perfect places to see wildlife, take a look at our reserves pages.

Discover local wildlife

Visit our species and habitat explorers below to find out more about our wildlife.

Help wildlife at home

There are many ways you can help native wildlife, all very simple!

Help wildlife

Gardens for wildlife

Together, our gardens are a vast living landscape. With an estimated 24 million gardens in the UK, the way they are cared for can make a big difference to the natural world.

Go wild in your garden!

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Help wildlife

Take action for wildlife

From building a bug hotel to creating a garden pond, here are some ideas for things you can do yourself to help wildlife.

Make a difference

Wildlife advice

Seeing wildlife can be incredible, but it can be hard to know what to do in certain situations. Maybe you have come across an injured or dead animal, or maybe you suspect that a crime has been committed. Our wildlife advice pages will help you know what to do and who to contact. We can also help you with planning advice.

Our work for wildlife

Our work for wildlife


Shropshire Wildlife Trust is working to raise awareness of the issues affecting wildlife. We campaign for positive change for nature and people, helping local communities to save special places for wildlife. 

We welcome your support
Our work for wildlife

Our projects

From rivers to pine martens we are delivering several projects that are trying to reverse wildlife decline and create healthy spaces in which they can thrive.

Find out more about our work

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