Peacock butterfly by Vaughn Matthews

Get inspired by our free nature podcasts.

Our new podcasts are a great way to find out more about our projects, how to care for wildlife and about some of our dedicated staff.

Simply click on one of the audio files below to start listening, or listen via our Podbean page.


Butterflies in the garden with Butterfly Conservation Lancashire

Communications Officer, Ellie is joined by Jane Jones of Butterfly Conservation Lancashire talking all things butterfly and moth, including the Big Butterfly Count and the importance of wildlife friendly gardening! 

Leave your lawn long

Members of our wonderful My Wild City team chat about some of the fantastic reasons why you shouldn't mow your lawn.

What's so special about peatlands?

Lancashire Peatlands Initiative Manager, Sarah Johnson, just loves peat. Find out more about what's so special about our peatlands and why we all need to go #PeatFree in our gardens.

Can you find nature in the car park?

Communications Manager, Alan Wright, chats to our Wigan Project Manager, Mark Champion, about how lockdown has affected our work and how you can connect with nature all around you - even in the car park!

Birds need water too

My Wild City Project Officer, Hilary Wood, talks how you can support the wildlife in your garden by leaving water out as well as food.

We're on YouTube too.

There's also lots of interesting and informative videos to help you find out more about nature and our work to support it on our YouTube channel.