Kent Wildlife Trust

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Kent Wildlife Trust
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Formation 1958
Membership 28,000
Official language English
Leader Mike Bax (April 2014 -)[1]
Website Kent Wildlife Trust website

Kent Wildlife Trust covers the county of Kent, and some parts of London in England, and is one of the largest of the 47 Wildlife Trust organisations in the United Kingdom, the Isle of Man and Alderney. Kent Wildlife Trust has over 30,000 members in total.[2]

Founded in 1958, Kent Wildlife Trust is the leading conservation charity for Kent and Medway, with the purpose of protecting wildlife, educating the public, influencing decision makers and restoring habitats. The Trust manages reserves that include a range of habitats of extraordinary beauty that accommodate much endangered wildlife. The Trust manages over 60 nature reserves covering more than 3,000 hectares of land for wildlife, including over 55 miles of roadside nature reserve.[2]

Main reserves[edit]

Other reserves[edit]

(Some reserves have limited access.)

Visitor centres[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Britcher, Chris (29 March 2014). "Mike Bax confirmed as chairman of Kent Wildlife Trust". yourshepway.co.uk. Retrieved 6 April 2014. 
  2. ^ a b "About Kent Wildlife Trust". Kent Wildlife Trust. Retrieved 22 January 2011. 
  3. ^ "Welcome to Ruxley Gravel Pits". Kent Wildlife Trust. Retrieved 22 January 2011. 

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