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World Land Trust - Rainforest Conservation in Action

  • Steve and Helen Backshall

    Saving Kinabatangan with Steve and Helen Backshall


    This Easter, World Land Trust Patron and wildlife presenter Steve Backshall and his wife, Olympic champion rower Helen, will be kayaking 125 miles non-stop from Devizes to Westminster, to save threatened habitat in Borneo.


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  • Why support World Land Trust?


    Join Sir David Attenborough, Steve Backshall, Bill Oddie, Chris Packham and John Burton (WLT founder) to find out why supporting World Land Trust is beneficial for our natural world.

  • Challenge yourself

    Challenge yourself and make a difference

    Make 2017 a year to remember by tackling one of the adventures on your bucket list and raise money for World Land Trust.

  • Ranger Adrian. © Fundación Patagonia Natural.

    Keepers of the Wild 2020


    World Land Trust needs £750,000 to fund Keepers of the Wild until 2020. Will you help support the important work of wildlife rangers?

  • Elephant Corridor Appeal 


    The Elephant Corridor Appeal aims to raise £750,000 to extend and protect Mudahalli Corridor, an elephant migration route where the Eastern and Western Ghats meet in southern India.

    Current total: £687,133

    For more information and to donate click here»

  • For £100 an acre you can help us create and extend wildlife reserves by purchasing land in Argentina, Ecuador and Mexico, providing safe havens for some of Earth's most vulnerable wildlife. 


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  • For as little as £5 a month, Friends of WLT support efforts to safeguard some of the most threatened habitats on the planet.

    Saving habitats means safeguarding species. Join us and become a Friend today.


    Thank you to all of our Friends!

  • Smooth Machete Savane ©Tropical

    Who are we?

    World Land Trust is an international conservation charity that takes direct action to save rainforest and other wildlife habitats.

  • Elephant in Southern India

    Conservation achievements

    Nearly half a million acres saved and a further 2.5 million acres under protection agreements.


Steve and Helen Backshall at Ibstock Place

DW orang-utan

Wildlife presenter, adventurer and WLT Patron Steve Backshall and his wife, Olympic champion rower Helen will be hosting a talk about their marathon kayak race to save Borneo's threatened forests and the endangered species that live there.

Buy tickets here »

Sir David Attenborough, WLT Patron

 Why I support WLT

"The money that is given to the World Land Trust, in my estimation, has more effect on the wild world than almost anything I can think of."

Hear why Sir David supports WLT »

Elephant Corridor Appeal

Elephant Corridor Appeal

WLT is working with Wildlife Trust of India (WTI) in an urgent bid to save Indian Elephants from extinction. The Elephant Corridor Appeal aims to raise £750,000 to extend and protect the Mudahalli Corridor.

For more information »

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