Essex Wildlife Trust

Adopt a Species for Christmas

Why not give the perfect Christmas gift this year by Adopting a Species for your family or friends!

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Photo: David Tipling/2020VISION

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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What's on this Winter

Come along to one of our Christmas themed events this month. We have lots of Christmas crafts and trails, wildlife walks, talks, courses and visits to see Father Christmas.

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Calendar 2020

Christmas Cards & 2020 Calendar

Our 2020 Calendar is filled with stunning photographs of Essex wildlife and wild places.

Three packs of Christmas cards to choose from! Each design comes in packs of 10. 

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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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Christmas Shop

Give a good-natured gift this Christmas

Our visitor centres have a great range of natural gift ideas: environmental products, stocking-fillers, recycled wool products and many more. You’re sure to find the perfect gift for family and friends – or, treat yourself.

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EWT Gift Vouchers

Gift Vouchers

An Essex Wildlife Trust gift voucher is the perfect Christmas gift for someone with a passion for wildlife. Gift vouchers can be redeemed at any of our visitor centres, where we have an extensive range of wildlife products, books, giftware and educational events – something to inspire everyone.

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Special Features

Robin in the snow

Photo: Mark Hamblin/2020VISION

Give the gift of membership this Christmas

Looking for an inspiring gift that opens up a whole year of opportunities?

Gift Membership with Essex Wildlife Trust makes a perfect present for nature-loving friends and family. It will inspire them to help protect their local environment and also gives them the opportunity to explore beautiful places, learn about wildlife and attend special events.

Sign up by Wednesday 18th December to receive your pack in time for Christmas.

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Beaver - Nick Upton / Cornwall Wildlife Trust

Beaver - Nick Upton / Cornwall Wildlife Trust

Win BIG for Wildlife in our Really Wild Raffle!

Raffle tickets will be available to purchase from all our visitor centres from 23 Nov or by calling 01621 862964.

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Watch our wildlife live

Take a look at our new Badger webcam

Watch our Badger sett live at Fingringhoe Wick nature reserve.

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Photo: Andrew Parkinson/2020VISION

1959 - 2019

Celebrating 60 years of nature conservation in Essex

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Keep in touch with Essex Wildlife Trusts through our social media accounts.


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