River Brain

This catchment consists of the River Brain only, which is 30.69km long.

This map shows the current projects; potential, in progress and completed, for the River Brain.

Project status




    In progress



Click or tap a number to view the project details


The original channel of the River Brain lay abandoned and unconnected from its waters for centuries.

Now, thanks to a project carried out in 2012 by Essex Wildlife Trust and Witham Town Council, the river is being restored to its former glory.

Website key stakeholders:

Environment Agency logo      Essex Wildlife Trust logo           

Design by LTD Design Consultants and build by Garganey Consulting based on an original concept by Herts and Middlesex Wildlife Trust