Get involved

Our work is to conserve, protect and improve the Blackwater Valley to create a better environment for both the people and wildlife that live here. To achieve this, we need you!

There are many ways to help us by getting involved - even if you can only give an hour a month. Some suggestions are below.

Join us today

Becoming a member of the Trust is one of the best ways to support our work protecting wildlife in the beautiful Blackwater Valley.

Support us

We have specific fund-raising appeals each year, and are always in need of general donations to enable us to respond to urgent requests. There's also a variety of easy ways you can help us raise funds.

Read about them here - help us meet our objectives by supporting us.

Support our projects


Volunteers are essential in helping us complete our work. Whatever your availability and skills are - you can get involved.

Places to go

Throughout the year, we operate a full calendar of events. These include walks, exhibitions and fayres.

Explore the 23 miles of our beautiful Valley.

Things to do

Here's some ideas about simple things that you can do to make your garden more wildlife-friendly.