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…
Wildlife photographer Liz Huxley looks at some of the geology, history and varied wildlife of this outstanding natural area through the seasons, particularly as an east coast bird migration…
A guided walk lead by bird expert Marc Outten to discover which migrants have arrived, what is out at sea and other things of interest at this unique and diverse coastal habitat.
Darren Tansley, EWT River Catchment Coordinator will talk to us about the changing fortunes of these animals from the 1500s to the present day, their folklore and ecology and prey. From tiny…
Jo Roberts, CEO for the Wilderness Foundation, will give a talk about the work it does to harness the power of the wilderness to transform vulnerable lives and empower people to conserve nature.…
Come along for a fun evening of great quizzing. Teams of up to 6 – bring a team or we can make up teams as we go along.
Bring your own drinks and nibbles.