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  • Blue House Farm Land Purchase Appeal: target surpassed

    Monday 9th March, 2015

    March 2015: great news! Essex Wildlife Trust is delighted to announce that we have reached and surpassed our target for the Blue House Farm land purchase appeal. We have duly completed the purchase of the land which extends Blue House Farm by 44 acres.

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  • A Wild Life is a Better Life

    Monday 2nd March, 2015

    Essex Wildlife Trust is launching My Wild Life today, which encourages us all to stop for a minute to reflect on what wildlife means to us and think about how to make wildlife part of our everyday lives.

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  • Screeching Success of Essex Barn Owl Conservation Project

    Monday 16th February, 2015

    This exciting project was launched in 2013 to combat the rapid decline of wild Barn owl populations in Essex.

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  • Buckthorn for Brimstone Campaign

    Monday 26th January, 2015


    ‘Buckthorn for Brimstone’ campaign: reaching new heights in the Maldon District. Free plants for gardeners - and help for the beautiful Brimstone

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  • River restoration starts to flow

    Tuesday 13th January, 2015

    With planning and permissions in place, we have broken ground on the first of our projects to improve the ecological status of Essex’s waterways.

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  • Extreme Fitness Challenge

    Thursday 8th January, 2015

    Raise money for Essex Wildlife Trust by taking part in blitzfitme’s 10KM Gruelling Challenge in the grounds of Greenwoods Hotel, Stock, CM4 9BE. Enter as a team or an individual.

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  • Living Landscapes

    Monday 5th January, 2015

    Emma Brogden, Living Landscapes Co-ordinator, with conservation news form across the country.

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  • Please Adopt a Species

    Friday 2nd January, 2015

    You Can Save Today’s Wildlife For Tomorrow. Our annual appeal returns. There are some exciting new species and old favourites! Adopt a Special Appeal is aiming to raise £25,000 towards Essex Wildlife Trust’s core conservation work across the county.

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  • Branching Out

    Friday 19th December, 2014

    Since 2003 Essex Wildlife Trust has been planting trees at Abberton Reservoir, with the help of the local community, local groups and businesses and our regular volunteers. On the nature reserve we have planted 30,000 trees - creating ‘Wild Wood’ - and areas of scrub.

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  • Work in progress!

    Thursday 4th December, 2014

    Construction of Essex Wildlife Trust’s tenth visitor centre is under way: the Ingrebourne Valley Visitor Centre.

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