Donations and Appeals

Upton Heath © Tony Bates MBE

Donations and Appeals

Your donation will make a difference

Your donation will help secure a better future for Dorset's wildlife and wild places. It will give wildlife a voice, support important conservation work and inspire people to take action for wildlife.

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Help wildlife and wild places thrive in Dorset

Support one of our appeals

Donate to one of our appeals below.

Photo - Beaver close up © Dorset Wildlife Trust/James Burland

One of two beavers released at the enclosed site in Dorset © Dorset Wildlife Trust/James Burland

Beaver Appeal

In February 2021 two beavers were successfully released onto an enclosed site in Dorset. We now need equipment including night-vision binoculars and extra cameras so that we can learn and share more about how beavers could help Dorset’s ecosystem.

Brownsea © Damian Garcia

Brownsea © Damian Garcia

Wild Brownsea Appeal

We launched Wild Brownsea in 2020, but we still need to raise vital funds to support the future of this unique wildlife haven. Find out how you can help. 


Other ways to support us

Buff-tailed bumblebee © Jon Hawkins Surrey Hills Photography

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Children playing in the River Hooke by Katharine Davies

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Robin by Adam Jones

Robin by Adam Jones

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Remembering someone special

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