Essex Wildlife Trust

Help us create a Wilder Essex

We must act now to stop wildlife decline in its tracks and bring it back to our towns and gardens. This winter, help to give everyone the chance to experience wildlife where they live by donating to the Wild Appeal today.

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

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Would you like to work for Essex Wildlife Trust?

We have a number of exciting job opportunities within the trust.

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Outdoor fun
Opening September 2021

Nature Nursery

An all-weather outdoor nursery, based on Scandinavian Nature Kindergartens and Forest Schools, where children have the freedom to learn through the natural world.

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