Your findings will help us protect and provide habitats, now and in the future. Whether you're a seasoned naturalist or just a family of enthusiasts, it's easy to take part.

Start recording on your next visit...

Can't make the event or want to get involved on your next forest adventure? 

  • Download the free iNaturalist app before you visit 
  • In the app join the project Big Forest Find: Viridor Wood 
  • Discover and record wildlife through the app on your next visit
  • Get species suggestions from naturalists in the app

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You can create records without having 4G or Wi-Fi in the forest. Download our full user guide and top tips

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We're looking for volunteers!

Viridor Wood, Wigan, WN2 5LF
We're looking for naturalists, facilitators and data enthusiasts to play a key part in our project.

Find out more about the different roles available: