Essex Wildlife Trust

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Essex Wildlife Trust

We are the county’s leading conservation charity, committed  to protecting wildlife and inspiring a lifelong love of nature. Our climate is in crisis and our species face extinction. The natural world needs our help. Together we can protect the future. Join us.

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Common Toad - Tom Marshall

Common Toad - Tom Marshall


Where are all the Essex toads?

Essex Wildlife Trust needs your help to record where Essex’s toads and toad networks are.

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Photo: Tom Hibbert 


Share our Shores

As the population of Essex grows, we must ensure we’re sharing the shore with our breeding wildlife, so that the tiny little tern, the ringed plover and the brightly beaked oystercatcher can grow up without disturbance.

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