Home page

Protect our green spaces and pledge for a #WilderFuture

Pledge your support

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.

Learn more about our work

Latest news from the North West

Have your say for wildlife in Manchester

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.

Go to survey

Help us create a wilder future
Get involved

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.

Contact your MP
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.

Learn more

Find a reserve or event nearby

Our most popular nature reserves

Meadow brown by Alan Wright

Meadow brown by Alan Wright

Explore

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.

Learn more

What we're doing

Keep up to date with our work to protect wildlife across Lancashire, Manchester and North Merseyside by following us on social media.

Turn your inbox wild!

Stay up to date with the latest news, campaigns, events and special offers from Lancashire Wildlife Trust.

Sign up to our newsletter
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