Our aims

The approved purposes of the WET trust are:

  • To conserve and protect the natural environment, particularly as it relates to wetlands.
  • To conserve, create and manage wetlands, and their flora and fauna, in an ecologically sustainable way.
  • To seet to raise community awareness of the value and benefits of wetlands and to achieve community and private sector participation in the management of wetlands.
  • Where appropriate, to purchase, repair and manage wetlands wisely.
  • To generally comply with the "wise use" principles of the RAMSAR Convention.