We are working in partnership with the National Trust and Forestry England who manage Leigh Woods on the North Somerset side of the Gorge, and with the Friends of the Downs and Avon Gorge.
Please feel free to get in contact with one of our partners depending on your area of interest and type of information you are looking for.
For information about events, educational visits and reporting wildlife sightings on the Bristol side of the Avon Gorge, Clifton and Durdham Downs
Avon Gorge and Downs Wildlife Project education team
Avon Gorge & Downs Biodiversity Education Manager
Learning Department, Bristol Zoo Gardens, Clifton, Bristol, BS8 3HA
T: 0117 9030609 / 0117 4285460
FOD+AG are a voluntary multi-interest group acting independently to protect the natural, visual and physical environments of the Downs and Avon Gorge and the interests of all Downs and Avon Gorge users
For information about the day-to-day running of the Downs and management on the Bristol side of the Gorge
If you see a goat in distress (or being disturbed by people or dogs) please call Bristol City Council
Daytime emergency control
T: 0117 9223288 or
Out of hours emergency control
T: 0117 9222050
For information about events, educational visits and management of the southern part of Leigh Woods
For information about events, educational visits and management of the northern part of Leigh Woods
Photograph: The Bristol Downs (© Simon Muir).