High Batts is supported by its members and managed by a Board of Trustees elected at the Annual General Meeting. The practical work involved in maintaining the Reserve is done by members and other volunteers under the direction of a Management Warden.

Membership of the Reserve is open to individuals by making formal application and paying the annual subscription.

Benefits of Membership

By becoming a member of High Batts Nature Reserve, you will:

  • have access to the Reserve for yourself and your family
  • receive the Members’ Newsletter and Annual Report
  • have opportunities to join Members’ events
  • help to protect this special area and improve its biodiversity
  • have opportunities to join our team of conservation volunteers

Membership Costs

These are the annual membership costs.

Individual membership£11
Family membership£15
Students/junior membership£5

Membership – Application Form and Conditions

Download an Application Form, and the Conditions of Membership, here.

Painted lady at High Batts
Painted lady, by Karen Hargreave