Projects

The search for the elusive dormouse continues

A group of volunteers with both Durham Wildlife Trust's Heart of Durham Project and the Land of Oak and Iron had an invitation they could not refuse! ...
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Trust comment on proposed planning near Rainton Meadows

The Trust would like to thank the members and supporters who have made contact regarding the application for housing off Mallard Way next to Rainton M...
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Fundraising painter puts Durham Wildlife Trust in the picture

Wearside artist David Hughes MBE, who is aged 92, has agreed to support Durham Wildlife Trust’s (DWT) fundraising efforts by allowing the organisati...
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July with Durham Wildlife Trust

Under July’s sunny skies, filled with colour and pace, lies a patchwork of green and golden countryside and stunning wildflower meadows bursting...
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The Whinnies Butterfly and Moth Hunt

The Whinnies Great Butterfly and Moth Hunt took place on Tuesday 19th June at Middleton St George. This was a joint event hosted by The Butterfly C...
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Fun Run & Toddle

Run, Walk or Toddle for Wildlife! Saturday 18th August will see our first 5k Run Rainton Fun Run and Joe's Pond Toddle take place at Rainton Meadows ...
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Tyne kittiwakes and the Great Exhibition of the North

The Great Exhibition of the North (herein the Exhibition) will open on the 22nd June. The Tyne Kittiwake Partnership has been working with organis...
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Our Wild Life – Paul & Christiana

Durham Wildlife Trust Members Paul & Christiana take us through their experiences with wildlife and share some of the images they have captured. ...
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Camp Derwent – wildlife camping festival!

You heard it here first! It’s time for our family annual camping festival! Join us on the August bank holiday for two days of wildlife fun. Th...
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Durham Wildlife Trust Member’s summer jaunt around Derwent Reservoir

It was all aboard the minibus for a member's day trip around Derwent reservoir looking at some of the wonderful areas where the Heart of Durham projec...
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