Thames Chase Trust is an environmental charity managing and promoting the Thames Chase Community Forest, an organisation that promotes woodland creation and biodiversity and works to improve landscape, including derelict land.
The Thames Chase Trust aims to make the Thames Chase Community Forest an inspirational example of landscape regeneration, through cost effective environmental improvements that changes lives and demonstrates these values through exemplar community led management at the Thames Chase Forest Centre.
Thames Chase Forest covers 40 square miles of countryside around the London/Essex borders. Thames Chase Community Forest encompasses countryside in Barking and Dagenham, Brentwood, Havering and Thurrock. Within its boundaries there has been a concerted effort, over the last 20+ years to re-generate despoiled landscape and enhance the natural environment for the benefit of local people and wildlife.