Male Orange tip butterfly Photo - Sam Chamberlin
Essex Wildlife Trust is the county’s leading conservation charity. It has more than 37,000 members and manages and protects over 8,400 acres of land, on 87 nature reserves.
Essex Wildlife Trust manages and protects over 8,400 acres of land on 87 nature reserves, 2 nature parks and runs 11 visitor centres.
Learn about the wildlife found in Essex and across the UK and how you can help nature where you live.
Photo: Carol Durrel / River Photography
Take the opportunity to get outside and learn through nature with Essex Wildlife Trusts education team.
Photo - Carol Durrell River Photography
We have lots of exciting wildlife themed events and activities across Essex.
Photo - Amy Lewis
From membership to volunteering, there are so many ways to support wildlife in Essex.
Boost your membership / donation by 25% at no extra cost to you. Find out more
A display of wonderful watercolour, pencil and pastel works of wildlife, landscapes and domestic pets.
All items are for sale with 20% commission going to Fingringhoe Wick Nature Reserve…
Have fun with science and conduct your very own experiments, including slime, lava lamp and your own volcano.
Indoor and outdoor fun for toddlers and preschoolers with their parents and careers; woodland play, stories, learning through play and exploration.
Drop into TTNP and make a clever craft with our volunteer, Crafty Carol - different themes every week!
Come along anytime and get messy making a bird feeder for the birds to feast on, great fun for all.
A welcome return for one of our most popular evenings!
A joint art exhibition featuring Heidi Jukes art works and aerial photographs from Rachel Spender.
A presentation of various different optical equipment by local wildlife enthusiast Liz Huxley.