Here you can find some YouTube videos explaining different river features. They have been created by the Environment Agency with the help of the Essex Wildlife Trust.

Back Channel Creation

Invasive Species – Himalayan Balsam

River Walkovers


Woody Debris

Red Signal Crayfish


 A short video from the Chelmer and Blackwater Catchment Partnership:


A short video courtsey of the Wild Trout Trust:

Unintended effects of dredging

A short video from the Environment Agency filmed on the river Crouch in Wickford Memorial Park:

Using large woody debris in river restoration

A video on the benefit of Rural Sustainable Drainage Systems to reduce flooding by Stroud District Council.


Website key stakeholders:

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