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We would be delighted to welcome you to one of our events. We have a range of activities to get involved in, such as tree planting and guided wildlife walks.

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27 July

Family Activity Day - Big Butterfly Count and Music Making

Join the national Big Butterfly count, and make butterfly-inspired music - ideal for little ones (age 0-6)

25 August

Family Activity Day - Nature Detectives and Natural Art Making

Join us in Ribblehead Quarry for a day of nature discovery, and get creative with found materials.


Local wildlife events

Yorkshire Wildlife Trust have an events calendar that's brimming with experiences and opportunities to learn:


Volunteers are vital to the work we do. Take a look at the latest opportunities to get involved.

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Wild Ingleborough Practical Conservation Days

Join us on one of our practical conservation days to help us improve this beautiful part of the Yorkshire Dales for wildlife and people. Tasks will vary depending on the season; please click here to see our current programme. No prior experience needed, just enthusiasm and a willingness to get stuck in.

Long term

volunteering opportunities

From time to time we might look to recruit a volunteer who has specific skills or experience. We will advertise these roles here.


Volunteering for Yorkshire Wildlife Trust

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Yorkshire Wildlife Trust manages nature reserves all over the county, and we have many opportunities for volunteers to get involved. Find out more here:

iNaturalist Project

iNaturalist is a website and an app, which allows people to upload their findings and wildlife spots while out in nature. We have set up a Wild Ingleborough project, so that visitors to the Ingleborough Massif can contribute to our understanding of the wildlife and plantlife present in the area.

The project will initially run until 1st January 2023, and can be viewed here:

You don’t need to be an expert to contribute – you can ask for help or confirmation with your identifications, and you can also use iNaturalist’s “seek” app to help you: