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Our latest statement on Coronavirus (COVID-19)
Essex Wildlife Trust's latest statement on Coronavirus.
And the winner is…
Essex Wildlife Trust’s Raffle for 2019/2020 raised an incredible £7,915 for the Trust, thank you to everyone who took part this year.…
The Wildlife Trusts launch £30 million appeal to kickstart nature’s recovery across 30% of land and sea by 2030
Today The Wildlife Trusts launch 30 by 30, a public appeal to raise £30 million to start putting nature into recovery across at least 30…
Our vision for a Wilder Essex
We have entered the most vital decade for nature. We are dependent on the natural world in every aspect of our lives. The air that we breathe. The water we drink. The food we eat. Our physical and mental health. We need nature and we need wildlife.
Annual General Meeting
This year the Trust’s AGM will be a little different due to the current COVID-19 pandemic. We would like to invite all our members to a digital AGM hosted by our President Jules Pretty at 10am on 24th October via Zoom. The Trust has a duty of care to all audiences, not least of which our members. By holding an online meeting we will protect our members as well as the Trust’s staff and volunteers.
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