What we do

Sussex Wildlife Trust has over 38,000 members who are helping us to protect the rich natural heritage of East and West Sussex, and Brighton and Hove.

We exist so that future generations can experience the joy and well-being that comes from connecting with nature in Sussex. We are for everyone who cares about nature in Sussex.

Follow the links below to find out more about who we are and what we do.

In this section

Environmental Education

We deliver environmental education at centres across Sussex and Forest School, Wild Beach and Nature Tots programmes.

Nature's Recovery

We want our Sussex to be a home for nature's recovery, on land and at sea. A place where people and wildlife can thrive together, where people can enjoy nature and the health and wellbeing benefits it provides.

Current issues

We're campaigning to safeguard nature in Sussex and stand up for wildlife.


We are working in local communities across Sussex to help re-connect people with nature

Wildlife and Landowner Advice

Our wildlife information service is here to help you with all your wildlife and nature conservation questions

Sussex Biodiversity Record Centre

The Sussex Biodiversity Record Centre collects, manages and disseminates wildlife data, providing an information service for the whole of Sussex