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State of Nature Report: Wildlife is in decline

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Marsh fritillary on Bracketts Coppice © Errin Skingsley 

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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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We need a Nature Recovery Network now

We need a #WilderFuture to allow nature to recover. Sir David Attenborough explains what a Nature Recover Network is and why it's so vital.

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