Saving threatened habitats worldwide

World Land Trust - Rainforest Conservation in Action

  • Ocelot © Shutterstock/ Leonardo Mercon

    Treasure Chest Appeal complete!


    After a tremendous effort from World Land Trust  supporters, £625,000 has now been raised for the Treasure Chest Appeal to save 2,500 acres of tropical rainforest in the mountains of Sierra Santa Cruz, Guatemala.


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  • WLT cards, prints & books


    World Land Trust's shop offers a range of wildlife-themed cards, books and prints.


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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.

  • 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!

  • 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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  • 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.


Amazonian Andes

WLT is aiming to raise £165,000 to enable our partner Fundación Jocotoco to purchase and protect 400 acres of tropical forest in the Amazonina Andes. This is one of the most species diverse regions on the planet, home to species such as Military Macaw, Spectacled Bear, Puyo Giant Glass Frog and Harpy Eagle.

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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."

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WLT Buy an Acre

Chris Packham

WLT is saving threatened habitats acre by acre, creating protected nature reserves across the world. You can help us provide more safe havens for some of Earth's most vulnerable wildlife.

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