Update: Ingrebourne Valley Visitor Centre
Friday 6th December, 2013
Essex Wildlife Trust is committed to building a visitor centre in the Ingrebourne Valley, at Hornchurch Country Park, overlooking the River Ingrebourne.
Essex Marine Conservation Zone designated
Monday 2nd December, 2013
The Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) has confirmed designation of 27 Marine Conservation Zones around England’s coast, including the ‘Blackwater, Crouch, Roach and Colne Estuaries’, off Essex.
Adopt a Species this Christmas
Monday 25th November, 2013
Help save today’s wildlife for tomorrow – with some new species and old favourites! A fantastic gift for you, friends or family. Please support the conservation work of Essex Wildlife Trust by adopting one of your county’s special species.
Discounted Will Service
Wednesday 13th November, 2013
Some people find Wills unsettling but writing or reviewing your Will is something we all need to address periodically.
Felt Accessories Workshop
Tuesday 12th November, 2013
Come and make felt flower brooches and beads to turn into jewellery using the wet felting technique. They could make perfect Christmas presents!
Helping us save Cottage Plantation
Tuesday 5th November, 2013
Fantastic news! We are very pleased to say that we have reached our target of £44,000 towards the purchase of Cottage Plantation - a fantastic woodland site in Daws Heath. Cottage Plantation is in a complex of ancient woodlands and has many native species of trees. We aim to acquire this site: raising the last £44,000 will, together with grants, complete the purchase.
Project Wild Thing
Tuesday 5th November, 2013
Project Wild Thing is a film-led campaign to get more children and their families outside, exploring and playing in nature.
Corporate Members - Underseas Explorer
Monday 14th October, 2013
Please enable us to reach local school children about the beauty and importance of Essex Seas.
Ingrebourne Valley Appeal
Monday 16th September, 2013
We are nearly there! Please help us raise the last £8,000 towards the Ingrebourne Valley Appeal. We have received the fantastic news that the Heritage Lottery Fund has awarded £736,000 to the Ingrebourne Valley Heritage Centre. We have also been awarded £455,000 from Veolia Havering Riverside Trust. We have now raised £1.8M from various grants and donations. We need to raise the last £8,000 in cash to match the grants and enable us to build the Heritage Centre.
Belfairs Woodland Centre opens its doors
Tuesday 10th September, 2013
BBC Springwatch presenter Martin Hughes-Games officially opens Belfairs Woodland Centre, Essex Wildlife Trust’s new visitor centre in Leigh-on-Sea.