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Peacock butterfly on Teasel © Jane Adams

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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Peacock butterfly on Bluebells © Jane Adams

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Dark edged bee fly © Chris Lawrence

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