Help make Nottinghamshire WILDER

Ratty from The Wind in the Willows lying in a boat an a lake with Wilder Future Logo

Join Team Wilder!

There are small steps we can all can take to help create a wilder future for Nottinghamshire. Together we can make small actions cause a big difference for Toad, Ratty, Badger and Mole along with the rest of our county's wildlife.

Here are just a few examples of how you can make a positive impact for wildlife on your doorstep...

Wildlife Gardening

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WildNet - Tom Marshall

Make a Wildlife Pond

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Feed the birds in your garden

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© Lorna Griffiths

Want to get involved?

There are many ways you can get more involved with Nottinghamshire's wildlife and with the work we do. There truly is something for everyone.


Come to an event!

Whether you want to attend a celebrity lecture, join a guided walk or join a kids club there is something for you!

See all upcoming events

Become a volunteer

We couldn't do the work we do without the continued support of our fantastic volunteer teams. They help Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust protect wildlife in every aspect of our work from practical conservation, engaging with the public and supporting the smooth running of our offices. Why not join them?

Find the role for you
A-Z of Reserves

Visit a Nature Reserve

Get more in touch with the nature around you by visiting one of our reserves. They are all over the county so no matter where you live, a reserve won't be far away.

Find a reserve near you

Have you seen Badger, Mole, Ratty or Toad?

If you've spotted any wild mammals or amphibian and reptiles you can report your sighting. This helps our understanding of wildlife populations in Nottinghamshire.

Get involved and report any mammal sighting, not just of Badger, Mole and Ratty but any hedgehogs, frogs, rabbits and squirrels too!

Record your sighting

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Learn more about the animals behind the characters from The Wind in the Willows.