Biodiversity Links

  • EastEnd Health - working to bring about positive change by providing practical and innovative services to disadvantaged communities in order to tackle and overcome health inequalities and promote healthy living.
  • EAUC biodiversity guide for colleges and universities.
  • ERIC North East - Environmental Records Information Centre for the north east of England. Working with wildlife recording groups and individuals to collate environmental data which is used to inform nature conservation.
  • iSpot - a website aimed at helping anyone identify anything in nature.
  • Moorbank Botancial Gardens - the University's botanical gardens, holding a number of important plant collections and providing a tranquil oasis in the centre of the city.
  • Moorside Allotments - Newcastle allotments based off Fenham Hall Drive
  • Natural History Society of Northumbria - aiming to promote and encourage the study of natural history, protect the flora and fauna in the north east of England, and care for and extend their library and collections at the Great North Museum: Hancock.
  • Newcastle City Council - implementing major campaigns to get more people taking care of our environment.
  • NIReS - in the field of sustainability, the Newcastle Institute for Research on Sustainability (NIReS) coordinates research across traditional discipline boundaries to deliver practical, engaged solutions to real-world issues, under the banner Enough, For all, Forever.
  • Northumberland Wildlife Trust - the leading charity dedicated to nature conservation and environmental education within Newcastle, North Tyneside and Northumberland.
  • OPAL - the Open Air Laboratories (OPAL) network is a partnership initiative celebrating biodiversity, environmental quality and people's engagement with nature.
  • Ouseburn Farm - a green oasis in the heart of Newcastle-upon-Tyne. A community led project located in the Lower Ouseburn Valley which allows people to get up close to animals, explore the fields, woods and ponds, and stroll around the garden.
  • RSPB - the largest wildlife conservation organisation in Europe. The RSPB speaks out for birds and wildlife, tackling the problems that threaten our environment.