Help nature at home
The twitter of bird song, the glimpse of a hedgehog, or the buzz of insects going about their business can make it feel like nature is doing ok. But sadly, that's not the case - nature's in crisis. Exploitation, pollution and destruction of our natural world is being intensified by a planet in climate crisis. But together we can save it…
Helping nature starts at home. The simple activities you're about to do will help your local wildlife, contribute to our collective efforts to support nature right across the country, and improve your outdoor space for you to enjoy. Get started with six tailored activities that are just perfect for your patch.
Create your personal plan
Count the birds that are counting on you
Take part in the Big Garden Birdwatch and help build a picture of how our garden birds are faring across the UK. Sign up for everything you need to know, from how to get the birds flocking to your patch to top tips on identifying what you see.
Together for nature
Find out how other people are giving nature a home near you with our interactive map.
Badge of honour
You're a wildlife hero. Receive unique badges to collect and share every time you complete an activity.
Local to global
Find out how with your help, we're saving nature on a BIG scale.
Something to shout about
Show us what #ActionsForNature you’re taking by submitting your photos or videos here
Get the little ones involved
Get the whole family involved with Wild Challenge. This is a great award scheme that is all about doing things to help nature at home, as well as helping children forge a lasting friendship with the natural world.
There are lots of fun activities for you to choose from, whatever your children’s ages and abilities.