Environmental Protection Trust

The Environmental Protection Trust (EPT) is a charitable trust with the following objects and purposes:

a.         Independently assess, and publicly report on, the environmental impacts of anthropogenic activities

b.         Research environmental issues and publish findings in a public domain

c.         Provide education on environmental issues

EPT is also a commonly used acronym for the insect orders Ephemeroptera, Plecoptera and Trichoptera, otherwise known as mayflies, stoneflies and caddisflies. These are small invertebrates that live in river beds and are the main food supply for our freshwater fish.