Read about the latest conservation issues, campaigns, events and happenings at the Trust.

  • 100th patch of land saved!

    Thursday 20th September, 2018

    Alison (WWT LG Chair) Jim (Severn Waste Services) Colin (WWT Director)

    A local conservation charity is celebrating its 50th anniversary with the purchase of its 100th patch of land.

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  • Restoration work at Upton Warren

    Tuesday 11th September, 2018

    View across the islands to be restored (c) Wendy Carter

    Restoration work to an important wetland nature reserve is getting under way thanks to funding from Biffa Award.

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  • Vets raise money for wildlife

    Thursday 23rd August, 2018

    Clent Hills Vet's Emily Ashdown demonstrating pet first aid

    Staff at local charity Worcestershire Wildlife Trust are delighted to have received a donation for over £300 from the sale of First Aid Kits for pets and other fundraising activities.

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  • Volunteer raises money for wildlife

    Friday 17th August, 2018

    Tony Kelly on a bird-ringing trip to France

    Redditch resident Tony Kelly has raised £500 for local wildlife conservation charity Worcestershire Wildlife Trust.

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  • Wasp new to UK found on nature reserve

    Tuesday 14th August, 2018

    Diphyus latebricola (c) Oliver Wadsworth

    A wasp that has never been recorded in Britain before has been found on a new nature reserve in Worcestershire’s Wyre Forest.

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  • Wildlife Heroes celebration

    Monday 6th August, 2018

    Wildlife Heroes in August 2018

    People who help wildlife were celebrated in an awards ceremony on Friday 3rd August.

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  • Photo competition winners

    Wednesday 25th July, 2018

    Brown hare (c) Gill Smith

    Twelve local photographers are celebrating after being chosen as winners for a popular county calendar.

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  • Minibeast mystery

    Monday 23rd July, 2018

    Minibeast hunting (c) Kevin Williams

    Families are being invited to uncover the mystery of the minibeasts that we share our gardens and countryside with.

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  • Record numbers of dormice - Hunthouse Wood

    Wednesday 18th July, 2018

    Dormouse at Hunthouse Wood (c) Dom Cragg

    Record numbers of dormice are being found in surveys of a Wyre Forest woodland.

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  • Teen survival skills

    Monday 16th July, 2018

    Whittling (c) Ben Rees

    Teenagers are being offered the chance to discover how to survive a zombie apocalypse in one of a series of activity sessions this summer.

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