Essex Wildlife Trust

Essex Wildlife Trust

Photo - John Hawkins

Essex Wildlife Trust

Essex Wildlife Trust is the county’s leading conservation charity. It has more than 37,000 members, manages and protects over 8,400 acres of land on 87 nature reserves, 2 nature parks and runs 11 visitor centres. The aim of Essex Wildlife Trust is to Protect Wildlife for the Future and for the people of Essex. 

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Visitor Centres

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Themed Nature Trails

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Nature Reserves

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Latest news and blogs

Keep up to date with our stories, research, projects and challenges as we work to save wildlife and wild places. 

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Homes and Habitats

Photo: Ross Hoddinott 2020 VISION

Homes and Habitats

Garden lawns, hedges and ponds are common sights across Essex. However, where we see a regular nature spot, wildlife sees a place to call home. We explore some of the different wildlife habitats you can easily spot in your garden!

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Popular pages

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Credit - Dave Watts

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