Wildlife conservation and research holidays in Britain's most beautiful places
Hands-on UK wildlife conservation holidays. Discover nature up-close. Outdoors activity for inquisitive minds.
"Like living in Springwatch for a week! Amazing finding out about and helping conserve wildlife" - Myrica, London
Stay in lovely accommodation - we have everything from hippy chic to beautifully restored barns on our wildlife holidays.
Find out about wildlife and learn new skills at your own pace. Active, interesting nature holidays for everyone.
Help the environment, contribute to science and make a difference while enjoying nature conservation.
‘Top UK wildlife conservation holiday’. BBC Wildlife Magazine
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- Cornwall Beachwatch: Treasure Troves of DataIn August we ran a Wild Days Conservation research holiday on the wild and wonderful beaches of west Cornwall. Our beach-combing produced some interesting finds, and valuable data for the Beachwatch programme. Detailed survey Over three days, the team visited six of Cornwall’s beaches on the lizard peninsula, and the north coast near St. Ives. […]
- Suffolk’s Seaside Shepherd: On Orford Ness in MayThe new lambs are not the only young animals on site now, lots of birds are on nests and our first ducklings and lapwing chicks have been seen. And as always lots of little rabbits about too. Even on a wet day like today, it's so nice to look out of the window as I write this and see the birds flying about and the rabbits hopping around on the Ness.
- March on Orford Ness SuffolkBoy it’s been cold and wet here on the Ness the last few weeks. Today has seen sun, snow, sleet and a cold wind. Not the weather you want to be out trying to paint red arrows on the road to make out the main visitor route.
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We're big fans of British wildlife of all sorts, but we're also careful of ticks when in their favourite places.... fb.me/1nkGwtuYs
We've been using cameras to monitor water voles in Dorset. This heron is keeping an eye on things too... fb.me/2kLYVxYoY