Freshwater Habitats Trust

Freshwater Habitats Trust

Charity information

Freshwater Habitats Trust

Freshwater Habitats Trust works to conserve the freshwater of the UK, both through the restoration and creation of wetland habitats, for the benefit of endangered aquatic wildlife.

Founded 1988

  • Mission statement

    Freshwater Habitats Trust is the national charity dedicated to protecting the plants and wildlife of our freshwaters: ponds, rivers, streams, and lakes.

    We carry out research, promote practical action and lobby policy makers to ensure that freshwater wildlife and habitats have a secure future.

  • Aims

    Freshwater Habitats Trust aims to:

    • To protect freshwater life for everyone to enjoy by engaging the public in the conservation and ecology of freshwater habitats, through education, outreach work, and practical projects.
    • Research, conserve and/or create ponds, wetlands, catchment systems and other water habitats for the benefit of freshwater wildlife.
  • Overview

    Established: September 1988

    Registered Charity Number: 1107708

    Board members: 10

    Full time staff: 9

    Part time staff: 4

    Volunteers: 200

    Phone number: 01865 595505

    Address: Freshwater Habitats Trust Bury Knowle House North Place Headington, Oxford OX3 9HY

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