Campaigns and appeals

Campaigns and appeals

(c) Ray Hennessy

Campaigns and appeals

Browse our current campaigns and appeals.

Bertie Gregory

European hare (Lepus europaeus) feeding in a field, Berkshire, summer. Author: Bertie Gregory


Wildlife Recovery Fund

Yorkshire’s wild places are buzzing, rustling and chirping with the sounds of spring. During these strange, troubling and uncertain times, a little wildness brings us hope, inspiration, peace and energy. 

Due to the devastating outbreak of Covid-19, we have had to pause and halt some of the most urgent support that Yorkshire’s wildlife and wild places need. The full effects on Yorkshire's amazing wildlife are not yet certain, but these are vital funds which should be helping the wildlife and wild places we treasure to recover. 

Support nature's recovery
Wind in the willows characters at sunset

Wilder Future

Wilder Future is a national campaign aiming to achieve a strong new Environment Bill and improved legislation for wildlife and wild places. With an uncertain political climate, we've brought together some actions you can do right now.


Help us create a wilder future
David Attenborough at Askham Bog

(c) Tom Marshall


Save Askham Bog

Askham Bog is a hidden gem of a nature reserve on the outskirts of York, called 'a cathedral of nature conservation' by Sir David Attenborough. It's the richest place in Yorkshire for wildlife, and it's under threat from nearby development.

Stay updated on progress
Views over Buckden Pike

Credit: Gordon Haycock


Give Peat A Chance

In Spring 2019, we fundraised for our Yorkshire peatlands. Our peatlands are a home for precious wildlife, an incredible carbon store and form some of our most iconic landscapes.

Read more about the appeal