Bluebells at The Knapp and Papermill © Paul Lane
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Planting plums at Tiddesley Wood © Wendy Carter
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Blackhouse Wood © Paul Lane
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Common carder bee © Rosemary Morris
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Wildlife-friendly garden by Paul Lane
Set up a ‘nectar café’ by planting flowers for pollinating insects like bees and butterflies
A wildlife pond is one of the single best features for attracting new wildlife to the garden.
Find out how to attract birds into your garden all year round.
Build your own bat box and give a bat a safe place to roost.
Hedges provide important shelter and protection for wildlife, particularly nesting birds and hibernating insects.
Growing vegetables is a great – and tasty – way of attracting wildlife to your garden. Learn about companion planting and how wildlife…
The best plants for bumblebees! Bees are important pollinating insects, but they are under threat. You can help them by planting…
Help hedgehogs get around by making holes and access points in fences and barriers to link up the gardens in your neighbourhood.
Use the blank canvas of your new build garden to make your new home a home for wildlife too!
Introduce more wildlife features into a small space using pots and containers
Nestboxes can harbour parasites so it is good practice to take them down at the end of the season and give them a clean. Likewise it is…
Instead of sending your green waste to landfill, create your own compost.
It might surprise you, but even the smallest of gardens can accommodate a tree!
Planting herbs will attract important pollinators into your garden, which will, in turn, attract birds and small mammals looking for a…
All animals need water to survive. By providing a water source in your garden, you can invite in a whole menagerie!
Putting out a bit of food can help see mammals like hedgehogs through colder spells.
With natural nesting sites in decline, putting a nestbox in your garden can make all the difference to your local birds.
Surfaced spaces needn't exclude wildlife! Gravel can often be the most wildlife-friendly solution for a particular area.
Go chemical-free in your garden to help wildlife, make a safer environment for people and pets, and save money!
If we all do our part in conserving precious water supplies, we can make a huge difference for the environment.
Plastic waste and its damaging effect on our seas and natural world has been big news recently. Here's what you can you do about it…
Build your own bug mansion and attract a multitude of creepy crawlies to your garden.
Learn a tradition with its roots in the Iron Age and build your own mini dry stone wall to attract wildlife.
Instead of draining, make the waterlogged or boggy bits of garden work for nature, and provide a valuable habitat.
Few of us can contemplate having a wood in our back gardens, but just a few metres is enough to establish this mini-habitat!
Woody shrubs and climbers provide food for wildlife, including berries, fruits, seeds, nuts leaves and nectar-rich flowers. So why not…
Grow plants that help each other! Maximise your garden for you and for wildlife using this planting technique.
Whether feeding the birds, or sowing a wildflower patch, setting up wildlife areas in your school makes for happier, healthier and more…
Attracting wildlife to your work will help improve their environment – and yours!
Caring for a pet is a rewarding experience that doesn't have to cost the earth.
Common carder bumblebee by Nick Upton/2020VISION
Sparrow on feeder by Ben Hall/2020VISION