Wild Oxfordshire is a local charity which provides a co-ordinated and strategic approach to conservation in Oxfordshire. Through providing support and encouraging environmental organisations and volunteers to work together, Wild Oxfordshire will be the catalyst for solutions that benefit wildlife within our rich and vibrant county. We work in partnership with over 60 organisations. Current projects include:
- Saving our bees and other pollinators under threat
- Delivering natural solutions for effective flood management
- Giving nature a voice in County strategy and planning
BOOK NOW for our 2020 Local Environment Groups Conference on Saturday 28th March 10am – 4pm at Benson Village Hall OX10 6LZ. Hear how you can make the most of the neighbourhood planning process to protect and enhance the green spaces and biodiversity in your parish from the visionary Benson Nature Group who have developed an ambitious long term strategy for Benson’s people and nature, that treats its green spaces as an ecological network.
The UK’s wildlife continues to decline, according to the State of Nature 2019 report. The latest findings show that since rigorous scientific monitoring began in the 1970s there has been a 13% decline in average abundance across wildlife studied and that the declines continue unabated.
The next WaterBlitz is in April 2020 registration will open in March. Thank you to the 276 volunteers who took part in the Thames WaterBlitz 20th – 23rd September 2019 to help pin point the sources of pollution…. & the good bits too. Don’t forget to send in your data and have a look at the results so far.
You can support us for FREE simply by doing your online shopping through Give As you Live – it’s quick, easy, has all the shops and a small % goes to Wild Oxfordshire.
For regular updates on pivotal environmental issues affecting Oxfordshire’s wildlife.