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Pollinators are under threat, please support our work to protect them. 

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Donald Sutherland

About Us

Leicestershire and Rutland Wildlife Trust is the leading wildlife conservation charity working to protect and enhance the wildlife and wild places of Leicestershire and Rutland. For over 60 years we have been saving wildlife and engaging people with nature. We believe Leicestershire and Rutland should be rich in wildlife for the benefit of everyone - with more wildlife, more wild places and more people having a strong connection to nature.

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We are looking for new people to join our board of Trustees. 

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Brown Hare Lepus europaeus in Ox-eye Daisies Norfolk summer - David Tipling/2020VISION

30 Days Wild 2021

The UK's biggest nature challenge is back!

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"Leicestershire and Rutland Wildlife Trust plays a very important part in protecting our natural heritage. I would encourage anyone who cares about wildlife to join them."
Sir David Attenborough

Rutland Osprey Nest Cam

Don't miss any of the action, watch our live stream of the Manton Bay osprey nest!

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Wild About Gardens

This year we’re going WILD about beetles! 

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Action for Insects

Today 41% of insects face extinction. But it's not too late to save them

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Dingy Skipper - Amy Lewis

Free Online Talks

Our Local Volunteer Groups have created a fantastic programme of free online wildlife and nature themed talks for you to enjoy from the comfort of your own home!

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Amy Lewis

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We rely on donations to protect local wildlife and wild places, you can make a difference today.

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