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Protecting wildlife across the North West

Thanks to the support of our members, volunteers and supporters we are able to give wildlife a voice, protect wild spaces and enthuse the next generation with nature across Lancashire, Manchester and North Merseyside.

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If you live, work, study or volunteer in Manchester, we want to hear from you. By taking a few minutes to fill in this short survey you will be helping to shape the way we protect wildlife and contributing to the new 10-year vision for biodiversity in Manchester.

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Join our campaign for a Wilder Future

Contact your MP today to influence the Environment Bill so that it protects the wildlife and wild places you love, across our region and beyond.

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A common darter dragonfly flying through the air at high speed

Ross Hoddinott/2020VISION

Discover wildlife

Where can you find the Dragons this summer?

Forget Game of Thrones – you can spot real-life dragons right here in Lancashire! From stunning mossland specialists to mighty emperors, learn more about the dragonflies on the wing in summer and the best places to spot them.

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Our most popular nature reserves

Meadow brown by Alan Wright

Meadow brown by Alan Wright


Species to discover in summer

Our halcyon summer days are a riot of colour, birdsong, and skies filled with swooping, soaring migrants. Flower-heads thrum with buzzing bees and dragonflies swoop over shimmering pools. All life is here, and it is waiting to be explored.

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The Wildlife Trusts play a very important part in protecting our natural heritage. I would encourage anyone who cares about wildlife to join them.
Sir David Attenborough