Keep Dorset Buzzing in your garden!

Keep Dorset Buzzing

Female tawny mining bee © Nick Upton 2020VISION 

Help pollinators in your garden with advice and inspiration

On this page you'll find lots of ideas for wildlife gardening from our wildlife gardening expert, Kate Bradbury, as well as how to guides and blogs, where you can read about what to do every month this spring, summer and autumn, to encourage wildlife into your garden. 

You can also sign-up to the Action for Insects campaign where you will receive a free guide so you can start making small changes where you live to make a big difference to declining insects.

Sign up to help insects

Wildlife Gardening advice

Here Kate Bradbury talks about what you can do in your garden at any time of year to help pollinators and other wildlife.

A year of wildlife blog advice

Take action to help wildlife

Discover amazing gardens

Meet our garden heroes from our wildlife gardening competition 2019. You can apply to the Wildlife Gardening Champions Scheme to receive your wildlife friendly plaque here.

More ways to record your garden wildlife