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.
Our latest statement on Coronavirus (Covid-19)
Essex Wildlife Trust's latest statement on Covid-19.
Get the drop on COP
COP26 is nearly upon us, having been delayed from 2020 due to the Covid-19 pandemic. You may have heard it referenced in the news or…
Find the Four!
For Blindness Awareness Month and World Sight Day, The Wildlife Trusts and VICTA are setting you a Sensory-Scape challenge - Find the…
Photography Competition 2021
The Essex Wildlife Trust Photography Competition 2021 is now open! Six categories, a cash prize and a whole wild county at our fingertips! What are you waiting for?
Nature Tots & Forest School Nature Tots
Nature Tots is a parent and toddler group where young children can explore, play and learn through nature.
Bring your little ones for relaxed and friendly weekly wildlife adventure! Look for creepy crawlies, get messy in the mud, hear the crunch of leaves, watch the trees sway in the wind, splash in puddles, get creative, listen to stories and play games or simply just explore. The only limit is your imagination! Nature Tots is suitable for children aged 18 months to 5 yrs.
Win big in our annual Christmas raffle!
Our popular Christmas Raffle is back – and this year tickets are only available online! We have five fabulous prizes up for grabs, and don’t forget that every ticket you buy helps us to protect wildlife and vulnerable habitats across Essex.
Help make Essex bloom for pollinators by donating to our appeal today
Every donation to our Big Wild Seed Sow appeal will go towards delivering more wildflower seed mixes to people in Essex - giving them the opportunity to sow seeds to a better future for insects.
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