Essex Wildlife Trust is the county’s leading conservation charity. It has more than 37,000 members, manages and protects over 8,400 acres of land on 87 nature reserves, 2 nature parks and runs 11 visitor centres. The aim of Essex Wildlife Trust is to Protect Wildlife for the Future and for the people of Essex. 

It is supported financially by members, local businesses and grant making organisations. It is one of the largest of the 47 county wildlife trusts that work together throughout the British Isles as The Wildlife Trusts.

We are a local wildlife charity supported by over 1,900 volunteers and over 37,000 members. Together we protect and care for wildlife and wild places across Essex.

Essex Wildlife Trust protects wildlife through landscape conservation, education on our nature reserves and visitor centres and campaigns that help to give wildlife a greater voice in our county.

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