White-tailed bumblebee (Bombus lucorum) nectar feeding in Wiltshire garden, UK, September. - Nick Upton/2020VISION

Protecting wildlife in Avon

Avon Wildlife Trust is committed to enabling wildlife to survive and thrive across the region. More than 18,000 members, 3,500 volunteers and a dedicated staff team work together to make our local area wilder and make nature part of life, for everyone. Avon Wildlife Trust is an independent charity. We’d love you to join us.

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Nature reserves across Avon

Plan a visit and get out into nature all year round

Reserves & events near you

Urban wildlife

Back gardens, parks and neighbourhood spaces can all be havens for owls, bats, slow worms, woodpeckers and other wildlife. See where it's thriving in our towns and cities.


(c) Vladimir Kudinov

Urban wildlife

Discover our city nature havens.

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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

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What we do

See how we manage natural landscapes to protect wildlife across our region.

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Spend time in beautiful landscapes and help wildlife at the same time

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Opportunities to learn

Learn about nature throughout your life.

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