Wildlife Rangers

For 12 to 16 year olds

reptile survey
reptile survey / Sue Curnock

Have fun being part of a group of young people who get outdoors on Saturdays and during the school holidays. Become a Wildlife Ranger and join other teenagers taking action to protect and learn about local wildlife, bushcraft skills and much more.

Come along to our Wildlife Rangers groups and work for wildlife during the school holidays.

What we do

Identify and learn about wildlife. Carry out practical conservation tasks to improve habitats. Survey and monitor plants and animals. Garden for wildlife. Country crafts. Nature photography. Have fun! 

Wildlife Rangers, BRIGHTON

10am to 3pm

Where: Sites around Brighton

Day: Various dates during school holidays

Interested?  Contact David Bolton, Head of Community Action for Wildlife (Young People), click here to email 

Cost: £10 per person per session

Wildlife Rangers, HORLEY

10.30am to 2.30pm

Where: Upper Pickets Wood, Gatwick

Day: 3rd Saturday of each month

Dates:  19 June & 17 July 2021.  Further dates to be confirmed.

Interested?  Contact Tom Simpson, Community Project Officer, click here to email or call 01293 550730 or 07825 797521

Cost: Free thanks to sponsorship from Gatwick Airport

Wildlife Rangers, CRAWLEY

10am to 3pm

Where: Tilgate Park, Crawley, RH10 5PQ

Day:  Some Fridays during school holidays

Dates: 30 July 2021

Interested?  Contact Tamara Jewell, Community Project Officer, click here to email or call 07771 375254

Cost: £10 per child per session.  To book please click here

Wildlife Rangers, RYE HARBOUR 

10am to 2.30pm 

Where: Rye Harbour Nature Reserve 

Day: 1st Saturday of each month and various date during school holidays 

Interested? Contact Jill Ferguson, Communities and Wildlife Officer, click here to email or call 01797 360965 

Cost: Free. Made possible by National Lottery Heritage Fund

Wildlife Rangers, SEAFORD & EASTBOURNE

Due to extensive building works due to start in July 2021 at Seven Sisters Country Park, we will not be running any events on site. 
The website will be updated once the building works are complete. 

Forthcoming events