WWT

Our projects

Our conservation projects strengthen the link between wetlands, wildlife and people, in the UK and beyond. Find out more about what we do.

Bewick's swans

Britain’s rarest, smallest and most musical swan is all about family. Extended family groups make long, dangerous migrations to visit the UK each winter.

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Black-tailed godwits

These enigmatic wading birds mate for life but only meet up with their partner once a year. WWT is giving them a venue for their annual special date.

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Cambodia

One of the world’s most wetland-dependent countries, Cambodia is a land of stunning contrasts.

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Common cranes

Britain’s tallest bird is bouncing back after 400 years’ absence thanks to a lot of care, and more than a little bit of innovation.

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Inspiring Generations

Inspiring a new generation of wetland guardians, providing free school visits for over 75,000 children from disadvantaged backgrounds.

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Madagascar

Human development and pollution are devastating Madagascar’s nature, so we’re working with communities to build a sustainable future.

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Slough's urban wetlands

Working with local communities to breathe new life into the heart of Slough, turning their green spaces blue.

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Spoon-billed sandpipers

The spoon-billed sandpiper is perilously close to extinction. Its numbers recently plummeted to fewer than 200 pairs worldwide.

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Steart Marshes

We need to be brave and bold if we are to deal with the impacts of climate change, using wetland technology that works with nature, not against it.

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Tackling lead ammunition poisoning

WWT science is uncovering and solving an invisible killer of birds.

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