Credit: Kate English


Running Wild launch

Running Wild

12 runs. 16 nature reserves. 25 days. Two of our #teamwild are taking on the Great Run Solo festive challenge to help raise vital funds for Durham Wildlife Trust. But they’ve added a WILD twist.…

cellar spider on web

Living with spiders

Every autumn, headlines warn about spiders invading our homes. But what’s the real story with our eight-legged neighbours?

Fungi Fly agaric

The secret world of fungi

What do you think of when you hear the word fungi? For some thoughts might turn to mouth-watering mushrooms, carefully foraged from a supermarket shelf. For others it might conjure images of fairy…

Close up of photographer with camera

Getting the perfect picture the ethical way

The sharing of amazing wildlife photography has never been easier in the age of social media, but does every photographer adhere to ethical guidelines when it comes to getting the perfect picture…

Dog on lead

Dog Walking on Wildlife Trust Nature Reserves

Durham Wildlife Trust manages 37+ nature reserves for the benefit of wildlife. All are regularly visited by wildlife enthusiasts, including children and school groups.

We have a ‘dogs on…