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
Walk on the WILDside
Ryan Clark, WILDside Project Coordinator, gives us an update on this exciting project.
Long-eared bats rule the roost
Catching up with the Brown Long-eared bat colony at our Lings Nature Reserve in Northampton, as part of the annual roost count for the…
Chalk it up to good monitoring
A report on our work at Cherry Hinton Chalk Pits over the past 10 years
Grows around the purple heather…
We have been trialing new techniques to restore the heather at Cooper’s Hill to its former glory
Why I love my local Wildlife Trust
Josh Hellon (Monitoring & Research Manager) on what the Wildlife Trust BCN means to him
Project WILDside winter update
Winter isn't a quiet time for this project! Events, training workshops and more all on the horizon...