Wildlife recording

Record a sighting

Woodland Forget-me-nots (Msotis sylvatica), Rutland Water - Terry Whittaker/2020VISION

We always love to hear what's about on our nature reserves, and your sightings can help us build a clear picture of the wildlife in Leicestershire and Rutland - and how well it's doing.

If you'd like to send us a sighting, please provide the following details, to make your record as accurate as possible:

  • What species was it?
  • What date did you see it?
  • Where did you see it? (preferably a grid reference)
  • Your name and contact details
  • A digital photograph if possible
  • Any other information that might be useful

You can email us on info@lrwt.org.uk, or pop your sighting on a letter in the post to us. If you have have several records to submit then click here to download a Recording Card (in Excel spreadsheet format) that will assist in this respect.

Thank you, and happy searching!