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           ESWT Logo 70

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