Nature in the Dales is the website of the Yorkshire Dales Biodiversity Forum, hosted and developed by the Yorkshire Dales National Park Authority.

Our Vision

The Yorkshire Dales Biodiversity Forum's vision is 'To promote biodiversity conservation in the Yorkshire Dales National Park and to encourage greater understanding and involvement of people in looking after their natural environment.'

What we do

The Forum meets quarterly, shares information and collaborates to implement aspects of Nature in the Dales: 2020 Vision, the second BAP for the Yorkshire Dales National Park area.

Our members

The Forum has members representing a wide range of organisations and individuals who work and have an interest in biodiversity conservation in the area.

Contact us

For more information please contact the Forum Secretariat at