Somerset Wildlife Trust has been preserving Somerset’s natural spaces and safeguarding vulnerable wildlife across the county for over 50 years. Can you help us continue our work? 

Draycott Sleights - Jeff Bevan

Large or small, every donation makes a difference

Please donate today to secure the future of Somerset's wildlife and wild places tomorrow. Your generosity will continue to give wildlife a voice, support our nature reserves and inspire people to take action for wildlife

Make a donation

By making a general donation, we are able to use your money it where it's needed most, protecting special habitats and iconic species such as Bittern, Hazel dormice, Otters, Barn owls and the Large Blue butterfly.

Support one of our appeals

Alternatively, you can donate to one of our urgent appeals below. 

Large Blue Butterfly Appeal

Please help us care for one of the UK’s rarest butterflies and ensure its population in Somerset increases


Ross Hoddinott/2020VISION

Somerset Nature Reserves Fund

Our nature reserves are at the heart of nature’s recovery in Somerset. Please make a donation if you can.


Steve Law

Ash Dieback Fund

The silent killer that is Ash Dieback is ravaging Somerset’s woodlands with apocalyptic intent. We’re at the beginning of what will become an ongoing and urgent concern for the Trust for years to come.


Ash dieback affecting tree canopy at Long Wood (summer) - Chris Eyles 

Other ways to donate

You can also donate by post or over the phone. Please specify if you wish your donation to be a general donation or go towards a specific appeal.

If you would like to donate by cheque, please make it payable to Somerset Wildlife Trust and send it to:

Somerset Wildlife Trust,
34 Wellington Road,

Or call us on 01823 652429

Thank you for your kind support and generosity.

Other ways to support us

There are plenty of other ways you can help support Somerset Wildlife Trust. Click on the images below to learn more.

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 Peacock butterfly - Bob Coyle

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Young girl showing her grandad a bluebell - Ben Hall/2020VISION

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WildNet - Jamie Hall

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