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
Calling all swifts
Learn how we are using calls to attract swifts at our Cambourne office
Dormouse Boxes with Peterborough Association for the Blind
An afternoon of dormouse conservation and next box making with PAB
How hot is that butterfly?
Dr Andrew Bladon tells us about his innovative project to assess the impacts of climate change on butterfly species living on some of…
Help our swifts – join the 2019 survey
We would like you to let us know where swifts are nesting in Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire and Northamptonshire
WILDside Spring 2019 Update
Ryan Clark, WILDside Project Coordinator, gives us an update on this exciting project
Volunteers needed for a new dormice survey!
This summer we will be using a new, non-invasive technique - footprint tunnels - to look for dormice in a Northamptonshire woodland.…