For their help with establishing our nature reserves in North Yorkshire:

The Woodland Trust

The Forestry Commission

Thorpe Trees, especially Richard Padgett

Smith’s Landscapes, especially Simon Smith

Landlife, especially Richard Scott

For their help and advice on ecology and land management:

All at Nidderdale AONB including the Conservation Volunteers

Yorkshire Farming and Wildlife Partnership, especially Phil Lyth

Ecosurv Ltd. Ecological Consultants, especially Graham Jeffery and Stuart Johnson

All our amazing volunteers

For fantastic technical and creative support:

New Wave Digital Ltd, especially Ben Saunders

Neave Creative, especially Phil Neave

Tony Hodgson Photography

For their wealth of ideas and passion for Make it Wild

Lydia, Cecilia and Dominic Neave


Clive and Maureen Richardson, Harrogate

Dedicators of Trees and Nature Gifts

Rochelle Griffiths, Bolton – a Tree Dedication

Declan and Itala Hill – a Wedding Tree Dedication

Anonymous sponsor, Hovingham, North Yorkshire – two tree dedications

Mark Watson – A Mother’s Day Tree Dedication for Celia Watson

Debbie Banyard – Dedications of a Tree and a Living Wildflower Bouquet

Derek, Janet & Martin Coles – A Veteran Tree Dedication in Loving Memory of Kat Coles

Many anonymous sponsors of saplings, veteran trees, wildflower bouquets and nature ponds