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Wildflower meadowWildflower meadow (credit Emma Bradshaw)

Sponsor chalk grasslands and meadows with Kent Wildlife Trust

Price: £25
What you'll receive: The choice out of three beautiful gift cards.
Additional: A Kentish wildflower meadow must rank amongst the most beautiful natural sights. By sponsoring this habitat you will help ensure that the remaining habitat will stay protected. Chalk grassland and meadows are an important habitat for the stunning Adonis blue butterfly (classed as nationally scarce) as well as many species of orchids such as green-winged orchid. If you sponsor chalk grasslands & meadows for one year, you will be helping to create & maintain a beautiful landscape full of stunning wildflowers, delicate butterflies & bird song.

Sponsor ancient woodland with Kent Wildlife Trust

Price: £25
What you'll receive: The choice out of three beautiful gift cards.
Additional: You can help to provide a home for rare species including heath fritillary butterfly, nightingale and early-purple orchid. Kent Wildlife Trust manages a number of ancient woodland reserves including the Blean Complex near Canterbury, possibly the largest area of continuous ancient woodland in England.

Sponsor a wildflower meadow with Hampshire & Isle of Wight Wildlife Trust

Price: £20
What you'll receive: Sponsors receive a gift card including a picture, some notes about wildflower meadows and a certificate of sponsorship.
Additional: A great alternative to a bunch of shop-bought flowers, why not give a gift of sponsorship of a wildflower meadow instead? Wildflower meadows are not only pleasing to the eye but, properly managed they can be home to a host of common and rare wild flower species such as sneezewort, lousewort, orchids, marsh gentian and cowslips. But they are fast disappearing from or countryside and your gift will help the Trust to secure the future of wildflower meadows in Hampshire and the Island. 

Sponsor an acre of Gors Maen Llwyd with North Wales Wildlife Trust

Price: £5 (per acre)
What you'll receive: The Gors Maen Llwyd sponsorship pack comes with a striking giftcard with its photo of a Black Grouse lekking at dawn kindly donated by professional wildlife photographer Danny Green, a fact sheet about the nature reserve and a personalised sponsorship certificate.
Additional: Gors Maen Llwyd nature reserve is a vast heather moorland, host to Black Grouse and a wide range of other wildlife. It is a truly wild place high on the Denbigh moors, with views across the Vale of Clwyd to the sea in the north, south over Llyn Brenig to the Berwyn Mountains, and west to Snowdonia. The site gets its name from a grey stone, or “Maen Llwyd” on the reserve.
Contact: Call 01248 351541 or email supportus@wildlifetrustswales.org

Give a living bunch of flowers with North Wales Wildlife Trust

Price: £25
What you'll receive: Wildflower giftcard (designs vary), a factsheet about how and when to visit the best of our wildflower nature reserves, a packet of wildflower seeds to attract butterflies and bees to your garden, and a sponsorship certificate.
Additional: This gift will help North Wales Wildlife Trust maintain the spring blossom and bluebells in ancient woodlands and the orchids and fragrant flowers in summer meadows. £25 of this donation will go towards our conservation work. If we raise more money than required for our wildflower nature reserve work we assume that you grant permission for us to invest the funds in other areas of our conservation work in North Wales.
Contact: Call 01248 351541 or email supportus@wildlifetrustswales.org 

Adopt a Holly tree with Shropshire Wildlife Trust

Price: £20 
What you'll receive: Your gift package will include a personalised gift certificate, a double-sided illustrated A4 fact sheet and a photograph of an ancient Stiperstones holly. 
Additional: The trees are still vibrant and beautiful, though some are showing their age and suffering from past pressures of livestock grazing. Through careful management of livestock and selective fencing Shropshire Wildlife Trust is giving them the best chance to recover and thrive. Your support will help us look after The Hollies nature reserve so that these marvellous old trees live on for many years to come.
Contact: Call 01743 284280

Adopt an ancient tree with Somerset Wildlife Trust

Price: £10
What you'll receive: An information sheet and glossy photo, along with your choice of greetings card. We can even send it direct to your recipient if you prefer.
Additional: Perfect for the wise and more mature members of your family and friends. The fat trunks and twisted branches of ancient trees provide a home for wildlife that can not survive anywhere else and are landmarks on the countryside. Help the Trust pollard these trees so they stay standing and to clear the young competition trees that grow nearby threatening the future of the veterans. Your gift will help us protect vulnerable wildlife and preserve wild places in Somerset.
Contact: Call 01823 652400 

Adopt a Somerset Wildflower Meadow 

Price: £100
What you'll receive: An information sheet and glossy photo, along with your choice of greetings card. We can even send it direct to your recipient if you prefer.
Additional: For the lady in your life, ­no need to ever buy cut flowers again! Some of our best loved and most unusual wildflowers grow in these very special old meadows but sadly they are one of our fastest disappearing wild habitats. Help us preserve our wildflowers meadows through traditional management techniques including grazing with ponies and cattle, cutting the hay late in the summer and a careful cycle of hedgerow management. Your gift will help us protect vulnerable wildlife and preserve wild places in Somerset.
Contact: Call 01823 652400

Help a heathland with Surrey Wildlife Trust

Price: £10
What you'll receive: A gift card detailing how the money donated will help your chosen habitat, plus a colourful fridge magnet. The gift pack will be sent directly to you so you can personalise it with your own message.
Additional: Heathland is an internationally important and unique habitat which supports many rare animal and plant species. ‘Helping a Heathland’ will provide funding to support Surrey Wildlife Trust’s work, and in turn help to protect and preserve Surrey’s remaining heathland.

Protect a Pond with Surrey Wildlife Trust

Price: £10
What you'll receive: A gift card detailing how the money donated will help your chosen habitat, plus a colourful fridge magnet. The gift pack will be sent directly to you so you can personalise it with your own message.
Additional: Ponds and wet habitats support a huge variety of invertebrates, amphibians, birds and mammals. ‘Protecting a Pond’ will provide funding to support Surrey Wildlife Trust’s work, and in turn help to protect Surrey’s wet habitats.