We need your help to mystery shop your local park!
We are looking for volunteers to visit 1 or 2 Bristol parks in October and share their experiences, through a ‘mystery shopper’ survey. Find out how you can get involved!
What next for nature? Postcards from the future
We're halfway through 2020 and this year has been a massive time of change for everyone. As we all move towards some kind of ‘new normal’ - what would you like to see in the future for the environment?
Antarctica Day Competition Winners!
A huge well done and thank you to everyone who sent in your AMAZING Antarctica themed writing - the judges had a very hard time choosing the best entry for every age group! Take a look at the winners here.
ANTARCTICA CREATIVE WRITING COMPETITION!
Festival of Nature's Antarctica Day might be over, but, there's still time to get involved with our Antarctica themed creative writing competition!
City Nature Challenge and Coronavirus: Stay Safe, Stay Home
As you take part in City Nature Challenge, please follow the strict government guidance on social distancing.
Festival of Nature: City Nature Challenge update
Between April 24-27 Bristol and Bath will collaborate with 150+ cities across the world to find and record as much local wildlife as possible as part of City Nature Challenge. Find out more!
Festival of Nature 2020 Update
To support the safety and wellbeing of our visitors, staff and volunteers during the coronavirus social distancing period, Festival of Nature will be making some significant changes to our spring and summer programming.
Action for Nature Event
News from the event exploring how everyone can rise to challenges we are facing from the climate and ecological crisis.
TAKE ACTION FOR NATURE AND VOLUNTEERING AT #FON20
Join the Festival of Nature Team at two special one of events ahead of the main festival programme coming up in Feburary and March!
Avon Wildlife Trust
Bath & North East Somerset Council
BBC Natural History Unit
Bristol City Council
Bristol Zoo Gardens
University of Bath
University of Bristol
University of the West of England
Wildfowl and Wetlands Trust
The Natural History Consortium is a charitable collaboration between these member organisations.
Engaging people with the natural world through collaborative action. Reg Charity 1123432