Making a Commitment

 Join a wildlife group or charity working hard to make a difference for nature. You can meet over 100 different organisations at our summer events, all offering fantastic ways for you to get involved.

Let us know who you are supporting for nature by sending your photos and stories

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Support the National Trust

There is so much to explore in the gardens and wild spaces around Bristol and Bath. Become a member of the National Trust or give what you can to their Coast Campaign and help them continue to look after special places for ever, for everyone.

Click here to find out more about National Trust membership

Click here to find out about donating to the Coast Campaign

Become a member of Avon Wildlife Trust

Support wildlife with Avon Widlife Trust

Join the largest local charity working to protect our region’s wildlife and beautiful wild places. Become part of a growing community of like-minded people striving to take action for nature.

As a member, you will receive three copies of the stunning Wildlife magazine per year, invites to exclusive member events and a free wildlife gardening guide.

Click here to become a member of the Avon Wildlife Trust

Support Bristol Zoo Gardens

Support Bristol Zoo’s Conservation work 

Bristol Zoological Society carries out field conservation programmes in five continents across the world and research programmes both in the field and at Bristol Zoo Gardens. The society’s mission is to identify and implement sustainable solutions to species and ecosystem conservation challenges through research, action and local collaboration. You can help support this vital conservation work in lots of ways. Contribute to the zoo’s Amazon wish list (how about buying a popcorn maker for a gorilla?), become a Friend, help fundraise or sign up as a member and benefit from unlimited access to the Zoo Gardens.

Click here to find out how to support Bristol Zoo Gardens

Support WWT

volunteer with WWT


There are loads of ways you can support the amazing work of the Wildfowl & Wetlands Trust (WWT):

  • Become a member – you’ll receive a year’s free entry to their reserves nationwide, whilst supporting wetland conservation and saving critically endangered species from extinction.
  • Fundraise for wetlands – Fundraise for a great wild cause. Whether it’s saving the Madagascar pochard, or creating wetlands in the UK, the one thing we do insist upon is that you have fun!

Support Woodland Trust

Support woodlands and wildlife with Woodland Trust

Woodland Trust have planted 36 million trees since 1972, that’s more than a tree every minute!

They’ve protected and championed woodland every day for four decades and give wildlife a chance to thrive by joining fragmented habitats with restorative planting to create corridors.

You can support Woodland trust by becoming a member  or by donating to one of their appeals.