Rewilding Projects and Local Groups

Find rewilding projects and local groups who have signed up to the network 


Project country
Project scale
Member Project
Credit: Knepp Castle Estate
Knepp Castle Estate
  • West Sussex
  • Large
Pioneering rewilding project that’s turned failing farm land into a profitable site of wildlife abundance
Member Project
Credit: John Muir Trust
Knoydart, Li and Coire Dhorrcail
  • Lochabar, West Coast of Scotland
  • Large
The John Muir Trust is restoring this beautiful and rugged landscape to expand native woodland and encourage the return of native species
Member Project
Lowther estate
Lowther Estate
  • Cumbria
  • Large

Ambitious rewilding project in the Lake District, putting access and education front and centre

Member Project
Credit: National Trust for Scotland
Mar Lodge
  • Cairngorms National Park
  • Large
Beautiful regenerating pinewood in the heart of the Cairngorms National Park within the largest National Nature Reserve in Britain
Local network
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North East Rewilding Network
  • Tyne and Wear
Bringing together landowners and land managers who are rewilding or who are looking to start rewilding, for co-ordinated local action.
Member Project
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Pirbright Ranges
  • Camberley. Surrey
  • Large

Rewilding a military firing range to support rich wildlife and priority habitats

Member Project
Credit: Alastair Driver
Purbeck Heaths National Nature Reserve
  • Dorset
  • Large
Re-establishing natural processes on a ‘super’ nature reserve in Dorset
Member Project
Credit: Border Forest Trust
Reviving the wild heart of Southern Scotland
  • Dumfries & Galloway
  • Large
Landscape scale ecological restoration and supporting local landowners and communities to add to the Wild Heart by rewilding land through access to funding and advice.
Local network
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Rewilding Kinkell
  • Fife
Creating a connected network of rewilding land around St Andrews
Local network
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Rewilding Sussex
  • Brighton and Hove
Aiding the recovery of nature in Sussex to a more natural self-reliant state, for the benefit of nature and people
Member Project
RSPB Gelts
RSPB Geltsdale
  • Hallbankgate, Cumbria
  • Large

Rewilding a remote and ruggedly beautiful corner of the North Pennines

Member Project
Credit: David Morris
RSPB Haweswater
  • Lake District National Park, Cumbria
  • Large
A partnership project creating a landscape of thriving upland wildlife alongside sustainable farming