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We protect Dorset's wildlife and wild places

Together with our 28,000 members, our volunteers and supporters, we are Dorset's largest nature conservation charity. We work to champion wildlife and natural places on our 42 nature reserves and through our work with others.

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Help to secure Brownsea Island's future

Give wildlife £10 for every £1 you donate

Summer wildlife Cruises

Have you seen a goldcrest?

Find out more about this elusive, tiny bird and let us know if you've seen one this February.

Record it here

Goldcrest © Chris Lawrence

Wildlife friendly garden plaque scheme

Do you have a wildlife-friendly plaque for your garden yet?

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WildNet - Tom Marshall

More wildlife to look out for in February

Wildlife events near you

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