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  • The National Body for Naturalists

    Founded in 1905 with the sole aim of promoting the study of all branches of Natural History and continues to do so to this day
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WELCOME TO THE BNA WEBSITE

We hope you find it interesting and stimulating, and hope you will join the Association and swell the numbers of Britain’s Naturalists.

Join the BNA the national body for naturalists, founded in 1905, and extend your interest in the British countryside by taking part in a wide range of activities together with fellow enthusiasts of all ages. With the help of our experts, you will be able to learn more about our native flora and fauna and develop an in-depth understanding of how our natural world develops and changes increasingly important in view of the changes in our climate.

At national level, the BNA organises lectures and exhibitions, publishes Country-Side, British Naturalist, the BNA website and the BNA holds occasional conferences and Field Trips at a different location each year.

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Join the British Naturalists’ Association
for the equivalent of less than 40p per week

(£20.00 per year for Ordinary Members)

Join the BNA, the national body for naturalists and extend your interest in the British countryside by taking part in a wide range of activities together with fellow enthusiasts of all ages. With the help of our experts, you will be able to learn more about our native flora and fauna and develop an in-depth understanding of how our natural world develops and changes increasingly important in view of the changes in our climate.

At national level, the BNA organises lectures and exhibitions, publishes Country-SideBritish Naturalist, the BNA website and the BNA holds occasional conferences and Field Trips at a different location each year.
Visit BNA Membership for more information.

 Young Naturalists
If you are interested in Nature and Wildlife why not join the BNA?
Visit the Young Nats page for more information.

Only £7 per year!

On becoming a Young Nat you will receive a Welcome Pack which includes an introductory magazine, the latest newsletter full of articles and information by some of our leading Naturalists.
Also you will get a free waterproof notebook & pencil to make a record of your nature sightings.

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New books for sale in the website shop!

How to Begin the Study of LICHENS
and
How to Begin the Study of PLANT GALLS
Both these beginners guides are full of information and colour photos to help you
find out more about these fascinating subjects.

only £9.95 each
Buy your copies today!

Coronavirus Update

The next stage in the Government Roadmap for easing Lockdown restrictions takes place on 17th May 2021. This will include meeting outdoors in groups of up to 30 people.

Please contact your local branch for news of upcoming meetings.

 

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