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What's Happening This Month?

Wildlife to See

Brimstone butterflies, chiff-chaffs & mad March hares are just some of the exciting wildlife to look out for in March. 
Wildlife to see this month

Events in Dorset

We have lots of events in March including workdays, talks, walks & competitions.
March Events


Our Volunteering Programme Manager, Steve, is bound to have the perfect volunteering activity for you this month! 
Volunteering HQ
Welcome to Dorset Wildlife Trust

Get Involved

Join our Wildlife Friendly Garden Scheme

Whether your gardens big or small there's always room for wildlife. Hundreds have already joined our free Scheme, why not join today. Wildlife Friendly Garden Scheme

Send us your Wildlife Photographs

Add to our Wildlife Gallery by sending us photos of the wildlife you have seen. Don't be shy, we'd love to see them
How to send us your photographs

Help with Fundraising

Have you ever thought of doing a Sky Dive? or maybe you'd like to open your Garden to the public? Here are a few events and ideas for community fundraising in 2009

Record your Local Wildlife

We love to find out what you have seen, whether it's an ancient tree, a bird, or a shellfish let us know. 
Here's how to tell us

Find out about Courses & Workshops

We run a programme of natural history courses & workshops every spring & summer aimed at beginners.
Find out more about our Wildlife Workshops

Get Out & Explore

Nature Reserves

With over 40 nature reserves to explore in Dorset, why not get out and explore?
Find reserves by name

Walk the Ant Hill Trail

This is a 6 km way-marked walk through the inspiring landscape around West Milton in West Dorset. 
Find out about the Ant Hill Trail

Snorkeling Trail

This leads snorkelers through the varied marine life and habitats in the mild, shallow waters of Kimmeridge Bay.
The Snorkeling Trail 

Fun for Kids

Our Wildlife Watch Groups have lots of activities
and fun for kids.
Find your nearest Wildlife Watch Group
Welcome to Dorset Wildlife Trust

Staying Indoors?

Read Our Blog

The Wildlife Volunteering Blog is always worth a read, you don't have to be a volunteer to enjoy it!
See what our volunteers have been doing 

Get one of our e-newsletters

Hundreds of people regularly receive our email newsletters on subjects from volunteering to marine news. 
Sign up today or read past issues

View the Wildlife Gallery

We are always on the lookout for interesting wildlife. The Gallery shows you what has been seen recently.
Have a look at the Wildlife Sightings Gallery
Welcome to Dorset Wildlife Trust

Meet New Friends

Join a Local Group

We have 8 groups spread across Dorset with a full programme of events to enjoy from walks, talks to trips
Find your local group

Come along to an Event

Whether you enjoy a Dawn Chorus Walk or a Talk about the Seashore we have an event for you.
Browse our Events Guide


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