Wildlife in Durham

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Working for wildlife

By working together with our members and volunteers, we are committed to protecting and conserving wildlife from Tees to Tyne. 

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Conserving Wildlife from the Tees to the Tyne

For 50 years Durham Wildlife Trust has been the leading conservation organisation dedicated to our local area.  Watch the short film below to find out more.

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

Jon Hawkins 


You can make a difference

Thanks to our members Durham Wildlife Trust can continue to be the leading nature conservation organisation in our area. It costs £7 per month to look after an acre of nature on our nature reserves. If you are not a member, please join us in caring for local wildlife and become a member today 

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Azure Damselfly, Enallagma cyathigerum, resting on bracken, July, Norfolk - Dawn Monrose