About us

About us

Sundew and sphagnum © Lizzie Shepherd

Yorkshire Peat Partnership is restoring peatlands in the Yorkshire Dales and North York Moors. We are an umbrella organisation funded by Defra, the Environment Agency the Garfield Weston Foundation,  Natural England, North York Moors National Park Authority, the Peter De Haan Charitable Trust, Yorkshire Dales National Park AuthorityYorkshire Water and Yorkshire Wildlife Trust, with other partners including Moorland Association, National Farmers Union, National Trust and Nidderdale AONB. Our goal is to restore and conserve upland peat resources in order to ensure the long-term future of these unique and valuable habitats.