Interested in wildlife and wildlife conservation in the Yorkshire Dales National Park? Then you have come to the right place! This website showcases local information about 150 of the species and 14 of the habitats found here, the projects pioneered here, 18 of the best places to see wildlife, our Species and Habitat Action Plans and a wide range of opportunities for you to get involved in looking after your natural environment. These pages have been written and illustrated by a wide range of organisations and individuals, the very people who love this landscape. Nature in the Dales is the website of the Yorkshire Dales Biodiversity Forum, developed and hosted by the Yorkshire Dales National Park Authority.
Take a look at some of the wildlife projects taking place in the Yorkshire Dales National Park
Catchment Sensitive Farming
Catchment Sensitive Farming (CSF) is a programme run across England to tackle diffuse water pollution from agriculture.
Parish Wildlife Project
The Parish Wildlife Project is helping communities contribute to the conservation of habitats and species within their local area
Places to see wildlife
Find out about 18 of the best places to see wildlife in the Yorkshire Dales National Park.
SEE THE MAP
Seek out red squirrels along the Snaizeholme trail and viewing area
Focus on this vulnerable BAP plant of upland hay meadows
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Find out more about the Yorkshire Dales Biodiversity Forum