Essex Wildlife Trust

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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Photography competition

Photography Competition 2019

The 2019 competition saw over 250 participants and over 500 images submitted. Thank you to everyone who entered and shared their inspiring images with the Trust, choosing the winners was no easy feat but our panel of judges have chosen the following 6 category winners, 6 runners-up and 24 highly commended entries.

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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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Popular Pages

Red squirrel in the snow

Red squirrel (Sciurus vulgaris) in pine forest, Glenfeshie, Scotland. - Peter Cairns/2020VISION

Christmas Card Competition 2020

Would you to design our 2020 Christmas card?
Look out for our NEW competition coming soon!

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.

Watch them here

Photo: Andrew Parkinson/2020VISION

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


We've been making changes to our website

If you've visited our website before, you might notice it's changed. New areas of content and features will be introduced in the coming weeks. 

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