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Welcome to Staffordshire Wildlife Trust

Staffordshire Wildlife Trust is your local wildlife charity dedicated to looking after Staffordshire's wildlife and wild places. Welcome to our website! You can use our website to find out more about what we do, to sign-up as a member, read up on our current campaigns, find out how to volunteer with us and book onto an event plus much more. 

We hope you can join us in protecting Staffordshire's unique natural environment for everyone to enjoy and wildlife to thrive in. Our work would not be possible without your support.

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Photo of badger emerging from it's sett

Speak up for badgers

We are asking you to contact your MP to get them to call on the Government to fast track its transition from culling to vaccinating to help save our badgers. Contact your MP with our simple online form!

Contact your MP

Support nature's recovery in Staffordshire

Help us with our mission of putting aside 30% of land in the county for nature's recovery by 2030

Become a member

What we do

Protect wildlife and wild spaces

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Campaigning for wildlife

See which wildlife and wild places we are working to protect 

Help save our peatlands

Demand an end to the sale of peat compost

Sign our petition

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Get Wild at Home

Discover how to support wildlife at home this spring 

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Credit: Ben Hall - 2020VISION 

Go Wild for Beetles

Help create a haven for beetles at home!

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Signs of summer

Summer is the time of year when wildlife is most abundant - there is so much to see and explore!

The long summer days are full of life. Bees, butterflies and other amazing insects flit from flower to flower and baby birds chirp at their parents for food.

The activity goes on under cover of darkness - bats sweep swiftly through the air, natterjacks chatter and nightjars churr, while glow-worms adorn the night with pinpricks of light.

The season also marks a great time to get to know moths, dragonflies, crickets, grasshoppers, beetles and all our other amazing minibeasts! 

Looking for inspiration on how to connect with wildlife this summer? There are lots of wild ideas on how to support wildlife at home via our Get Wild at Home experience - it is FREE to sign-up.

We've picked some of our favourite summer highlights to look out for below!

What we do

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Get stuck in

Credit: Ed Marshall

Credit: Terry Whittaker/2020VISION

What we're up to

Go wild - upcoming events

We run events all over Staffordshire on nature reserves, our 2 visitor centres and in local parks. We have sessions for ages 0 - 100 from guided walks to grass sledging. What are you waiting for? Come and get wild with us!

See our full list of events

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