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Join us today and save your wildlife for tomorrow.

You really can make a difference to the wildlife in Essex! Our work to protect our local wildlife has never been more important.

Enjoy lots of benefits and help protect the wildlife and countryside you love in Essex.

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  • Love birds

    Monday 10th February, 2014

    Essex Wildlife Trust volunteer Peter Bowden's remarkable picture of a murmuration of Starlings, taken in October at Layer Breton Causeway, Abberton Reservoir.

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  • Important conservation work to take place in Grays Gorge, Chafford Gorges Nature Park

    Tuesday 4th February, 2014

    Essex Wildlife Trust will start important conservation work in February, to benefit valuable wildlife in Chafford Gorges.

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  • Conservation Volunteer Day Sat 1st March

    Monday 20th January, 2014

    Would you like to volunteer with Essex Wildlife Trust? Come along to our information day and find out how you can get involved with our range surveys. Tea, coffee and lunch will be provided.

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  • Adopt a Species

    Thursday 2nd January, 2014

    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.

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  • New Year Walks

    Monday 30th December, 2013

    Why not make a healthy start to 2014 and join us for a guided walk.

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  • Christmas Opening Hours

    Friday 20th December, 2013

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  • Biodiversity offsetting

    Thursday 19th December, 2013

    Essex Wildlife Trust is working in collaboration with the University Of Essex, on research to examine the effectiveness of Defra’s (Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs) proposed metric for biodiversity offsetting, following the Government’s publication of its green paper on the subject.

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  • Bat Plans

    Thursday 12th December, 2013

    Essex Wildlife Trust is working in partnership with Epping Forest District Council and the Bat Conservation Trust, to develop mapping layers that will help planners identify valuable sites for wildlife.

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  • Christmas Gift Ideas

    Wednesday 11th December, 2013

    Christmas Gift Ideas

    Are you looking for some original Christmas gift ideas? All our visitor centres offer a wide range of great gift ideas for all the family.

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  • 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.

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