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The Humber / E. Yorks. Countryside

Discover the East Yorkshire countryside on your doorstep or on holiday



Countryside and walks
With beautiful places to visit, walking and cycling information at the East Riding Council.

Things to do in the Countryside
A selection of ideas for activities in the East Riding of Yorkshire from Visit England.

Ecological Data Centre
Providing ecological data to support conservation and land management decision making...

Yorkshire Wildlife Trust
Local charity working for a county rich in wildlife for everyone.

East Yorkshire Ramblers
News, walks, access information and more. With over 1600 members!

East Yorkshire Local RSPB Group
RSPB local groups are a great way to meet friendly, like-minded people in your area...

Hull Geological Society
We specialize in the study of the rocks and fossils of East Yorkshire...

Visit Hull & East Yorkshire
The official tourism site with info on the Wolds & surrounding area.

Yorkshire Wolds
Information on geology and natural history, areas and more at Wikipedia.

Yorkshire Wolds Way | National Trails
The Yorkshire Wolds present amazing chalk landscapes with dry valleys and stunning wildlife...

TCV in Humber & East Yorkshire
Our volunteer group carries out interesting conservation tasks throughout the region...

CPRE Yorkshire and the Humber
Standing up for the countryside with news, campaigns, resources and more...

Local nature reserves - East Riding
Details of 11 sites managed by the council. PDF file downloads for each site.

East Riding of Yorkshire's NNRs
The national nature reserve designations in the East Riding of Yorkshire.

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Latest News

RSS Yorkshire WT News
  • Benyon review on Highly Protected Marine Areas published 8th June 2020
    The Wildlife Trusts back the Benyon review and call on Government for ambitious delivery plan for Highly Protected Marine Areas within a year.
  • Love and look after it! 5th June 2020
    The Wildlife Trusts appeal to people’s love of nature following last weekend’s wildfires, vandalism, littering and disturbance to wildlife
  • Victory for Askham Bog! 13th May 2020
    Secretary of State refuses development at Moor Lane, protecting Askham Bog nature reserve for the future.
RSS Blog – East Yorkshire Wildlife
  • Humberhead Levels 17th May 2020
    I thought about heading for the coast today but my concience got the better of me and I decided to head to a place where I thought would be less crowded.As I arrived in the car park I was pleased to see I was the only one there (just how I like it). First sighting […]
  • More From The Garden 10th May 2020
    Some nice photo opportunities in the garden just lately. A male blackbird has obviously had a close escape but has shown some great resillience in bouncing back. He has protected his territory despite what looks like a nasty injury and as of today his feathers are well on the way to growing back.The house sparrows […]
  • Spring Marches On 29th April 2020
    More additions to the garden list this Spring includes red mason bee and holly blue becomes the 7th species of butterfly this year. No less than 3 hedgehogs turned up one night. Breeding birds thriving. Tadpoles growing at a rapid rate.Earlier this year we put out a small bug/bee hotel and it wasnt long before […]
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