Funding partners

Funding partners

Red squirrel (c) Christine Cassidy

We would like to thank the following funding partners for helping us to deliver a huge variety of projects to benefit wildlife and people.


           Specific project/s funded

National Lottery Heritage Fund

  • Nature Skills 

  • Sea Deep    

  • Building Capacity for Delivering Nature Recovery Networks,

Interreg VA

  • CANN (Collaborative Action for the Natura Network).  Lead partner Newry, Mourne and Down Council

National Lottery Community Fund

  • Grassroots Challenge

  • Our People Our Places 

Esmee Fairbairn

  • Northern Ireland Marine Task Force (in lead partnership with RSPB)

  •  Core Funding for Ulster Wildlife’s Work on Land and Sea

Department of Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs (Northern Ireland Environment Agency)

  • Environmental Net Gain

  • Environmental Farming Scheme

  • MOD Conservation Officer

  • Access and Interpretation Upgrades at Slievenacloy and Balloo Wetland

Ministry of Defence

  • MOD Conservation Officer

Garfield Weston Foundation
  •  Red Squirrel Conservation

Rees Jeffreys Road Fund

  • Roadside Verges – Wildflowers and Flooding Pilot (led by RSWT)

Ards and North Down Borough Council

  • Balloo Nature Reserve

  • Bog Meadows Big Spring Clean
  • Rathlin Shore Clean
  • Copelands Shore Clean
Biffa Award
  • Balloo Wetland Restoration
AUGHRIM Landfill Programme
  •  Access and Interpretation Upgrades at Slievenacloy
European Solidarity Corps
  • Ulster Wildlife European Volunteers