We monitor the health of nature
Our monitoring and research team provide the science behind our conservation work. Surveys enable us to monitor population trends and assess the success of our practical habitat management. This involves a huge variety of surveys for mammals, invertebrates, plants, reptiles, amphibians, and habitats.
We encourage surveys on our reserves and are keen to support any activities that add to our understanding of sites and species. Please get in touch if you are interested in surveying on our reserves. To find out more about wildlife monitoring and how you can get involved please scroll down this page to explore our work.
Check out our latest blog posts
Wildlife From Home: Winter Food
On walks this winter, keep an eye out for berries, fruit and flowers advises Sian Williams, Senior Research and Monitoring Officer
Using Data to Save Nature
Ryan Clark tells us about two exciting projects that will use vast amounts of data to tell us more about how wildlife is faring in our…
Meet the Volunteer - Liza Ellis
Ecology Group volunteer Liza Ellis tells us about the dormouse surveys she helps with in West Northamptonshire
Tracks & signs
Detecting who has been visiting from the signs they leave behind
Wildlife From Home: Fantastic Fungi
Share your sightings of fungi and get help with identification
Wildlife from home: Amazing aquatic plants
Aquatic plants are our next theme for #wildlifefromhome