How you can help

You can support The Vincent Wildlife Trust in the following ways:


Report a sighting and encourage others to do the same. If you have seen a pine marten in England or Wales please fill in the form below. Our national polecat survey has now finished and we are no longer collecting polecat records. Please submit your polecat record to your local Biological Records Centre.

• Become a friend of the VWT and receive newsletters and other updates on the Trust’s work. Please fill in the form below, we won’t pass your data onto third parties.

• Volunteer with the VWT. Please fill in the form below and our Volunteer Coordinator will be in touch.

Donate to the VWT to help continue our work on those species that need our help, including bats, polecat and pine marten.


A legacy for mammals

No matter how small, leaving something in your Will to The Vincent Wildlife Trust will help us to safeguard the future of mammals in Britain and Ireland. Your generosity WILL make a difference and you can be confident that every penny will be used towards our mammal conservation work. Contact us to find out more.


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