useful links and interesting sites

RSPB Reading Local Group is a part of a much wider environmental organisation.  We support and encourage participation in a wide range of natural interests.   Here's just a selection of links you may find useful.

Nature Reserves and sites of

birding interest


Hartslock near Goring-on-Thames, Oxon

Moor Copse near Tidmarsh, Berks

Withymead, near Goring-on-Thames, Oxon

Theale Gravel Pits

Hosehill Lake

Bucklebury Common

Pabworth Heath

Wildlife organisations

BBOWT the local Wildlife Trust

The Berkshire Mammal Group

The Berkshire Moth Group

Butterfly Conservation (Upper Thames branch)

Pang & Kennet Valleys Countryside Projects

WildBerks – the environmental resource for the county of Berkshire

Berkshire Ornithological Club (previously Reading Ornithological Club)

The Royal Society for the Protection of Birds (RSPB)

Woodcote Conservation Group

Reading Gardener’s Club

Reading Geological Society

Reading Natural History Society