Cornwall Wildlife Groups

Cornwall Wildlife Trust Groups

One of Cornwall Wildlife Trust's great strengths is our network of community volunteers who represent us in their part of Cornwall and coordinate our many local and specialist Cornwall Wildlife Groups.

The groups organise a wide range of wildlife and fundraising activities at community venues and local wildlife sites all year round, to celebrate Cornwall’s wildlife and countryside and  encourage more support for Cornwall Wildlife Trust.

If you'd like to contact them or volunteer your time, please email or call the contacts listed below each group.

Local & Specialist Groups

Marine Strandings Network HOTLINE: 0345 2012626

Cornwall Wildlife Trust Bude Group
Jan Hicks (Chair) (01288) 352726
General contact -

Brian Wright (01208) 814138

Falmouth Marine Conservation Group

Friends of Churchtown Farm Community Nature Reserve
Bob & Jackie Austin -
(01752) 844666

Launceston Area Parish Wildlife Group 
Jen Bousfield (Vice Chair) (01566) 782661 -
Ian Nash (Chairman) (01579) 370644 (email above)

Mid-Tamar Valley 
Caroline Vulliamy (01579) 370411

Robin Knight -

Dave Thomas (01726) 861093 -

Cornwall Bat Group
Search Facebook for ‘Cornwall Bat Group’
For events, talks and walks please contact For bats in distress, call the National Bat Helpline number on 0345 1300 228 

Cornwall Fungus Recording Group
Pauline Penna (01209) 210281

Cornwall Geoconservation Group
Sue Hocking -

Cornwall Wildlife Trust Photographic Group 
David Chapman (Secretary) (01736) 850287

Looe Marine Conservation Group (VMCA)

St Agnes Marine Conservation Group (VMCA)

Seaquest SouthWest

Other local wildlife groups and specialist groups

Botanical Cornwall Group
Ian Bennallick -

Cornish Hedge Group
c/o CWT HQ (01872) 273939 ext 407

Cornwall Bird Watching & Preservation Society
Phil McVey (07740 923385)

Cornwall Butterfly Conservation
Jim Barker (01736) 794134

Cornwall Mammal Group

Cornwall Reptile & Amphibian Group
Paul Diamond (01872) 273939

Cornwall Seal Group 
Sue Sayer -

Cornwall’s Living Churchyards
Robert Moor (01872) 272929

Friends of Kilminorth Woods
Christine Spooner (01503) 265590

Plant Galls in Cornwall & the Isles of Scilly Group
Elizabeth Jackson (01209) 713644

Your Shore Network Local Marine Groups
Full list of local marine groups around Cornwall with location map & contact details here