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On 12th October 2017 we successfully raised £15,640 with 356 supporters in 28 days

We need everyone to love and protect our amazing marine wildlife and make sure the Solent stays special.

by Hampshire & Isle of Wight Wildlife Trust in Portsmouth, England, United Kingdom

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Pete Johnstone 3rd December 2017

Thanks for the update - looking forward to seeing the project being approved by HLF and hopefully support from the business community based around the Solent.


This project offers rewards in return for your donation.

£10 or more

£10 Reward

You’re awesome – a big thank you for believing in our project and a warm fuzzy feeling for you!

£20 or more

£20 Reward

A chance to get up close with the marine life of the Solent – Your name will be put into a prize draw to win 2 places on a one hour boat trip in the Solent with our Senior Marine Specialist, Tim Ferrero.

£30 or more

£30 Reward

Amaze your friends and family with your knowledge - we will send you a fascinating Solent marine fact!

£50 or more

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£50 Reward

Your name written in the sand and shared with you on Twitter. Please give us your name as you would like it written. Due to space on our 'beach' two names maximum please! If you give us your twitter handle we will share it with you that way, otherwise we will email the image over for you to share yourself.

£100 or more

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£100 Reward

An invite to an exclusive shoreline photography masterclass with professional photographer Paul Gonella from our partner Strong Island.

£350 or more

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£350 Reward

Get up close with the marine life of the Solent and learn about the secrets beneath the waves - an invite for two on a one hour boat trip with our senior marine specialist, Tim Ferrero

£500 or more

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£500 Reward

A public thank you for you/your company on social media. Your donation will support our survey work and citizen science projects, collecting data and wildlife sightings that will help to build a better understanding of marine life in the Solent.

£2,000 or more

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£2,000 Reward

A public thank you for your company on social media as well as a mention in our "hall of fame" in our Wildlife magazine, including logo. Your donation will provide training and equipment for our volunteer marine champions.

£100 or more

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£100 Reward

An invite to a 2 hour shoreline discovery session for you and your family with our senior marine specialist, Tim Ferrero

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