Jon Hawkins - Surrey Hills Photography

Sir David Attenborough

Wildlife Heroes

Who inspires you? Matthew Capper, our Head of Public Engagement & Communications, shares three of the people in conservation who have been an inspiration to him.

Lapwings displaying at Gibraltar Point (Jim Shaw)

A return to work and to nature

After working from home, Assistant Warden Jim Shaw, returned to Gibraltar Point and realised just how much he relies on nature for his health and wellbeing. Here, he shares some of the wildlife…

Frogs in a garden pond (c) Caroline Steel

Wildlife Diary: Pond Life

It's often said that a wildlife pond is one of the single best features for attracting new wildlife to the garden. Caroline Steel's pond is no exception.

Sow Dale

Re-connecting with Sow Dale

Walking boots sit forlornly with no-where to go but a restriction on travel doesn’t stop exploration. As Communications Officer, Rachel Shaw, discovers with the help of an OS map and ‘Trustees for…

Rook (c) Tim Melling


In these times of restricted travel, our Head of Public Engagement, Matthew Capper, writes about the the benefits of spending time studying a single species, close to home.