Sussex Wildlife Trust

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Explore, discover, learn and be inspired by taking part in events and activities with Sussex Wildlife Trust

Find a wildlife reserve near you

Sussex Wildlife Trust looks after over 30 nature reserves. To learn more about places to see wildlife around Sussex please click here

More about Sussex Wildlife Trust

Sussex Wildlife Trust has a thriving department working with children and young people. We teach around 20,000 children a year through:


  • Visits to our main centres at Woods Mill (Henfield), Seven Sisters(Eastbourne) Rye Harbour Nature Reserve, and Tilgate Park (Crawley) where we have a huge range of different programmes to inspire children and support the curriculum, for all ages from Nursery to Tertiary
  • Our Forest School programme, giving regular contact with the natural environment for all ages
  • Our Outreach programme, taking environmental education into schools using their own grounds and local green spaces 
  • Developing school grounds, working with pupils and teachers to make their grounds better for wildlife and learning
  • A Youth Ranger project, giving young people  the chance to volunteer in the natural environment
  • Visits by uniformed and other groups and birthday parties
  • A huge range of events throughout the County, from bushcraft to Teddy Bears Picnic to seashore scavenging




For more information on attending a monthly Wildlife Watch GROUP and to book a place please visit:


For more information on becoming a MEMBER of Sussex Wildlife Trust please visit: