The Wessex Chalk Stream & Rivers Trust (WCSRT) is an environmental charity dedicated to the conservation and restoration of the fragile and globally important chalk-based ecosystems of rivers in the Wessex region.

About Us

The Wessex Chalk Stream & Rivers Trust (WCSRT) is an environmental charity dedicated to the conservation and restoration of the fragile and globally important chalk-based ecosystems of rivers in the Wessex region.

About Us

The Wessex Chalk Stream & Rivers Trust (WCSRT) is an environmental charity dedicated to the conservation and restoration of the fragile and globally important chalk-based ecosystems of rivers in the Wessex region.

About Us

The Wessex Chalk Stream & Rivers Trust (WCSRT) is an environmental charity dedicated to the conservation and restoration of the fragile and globally important chalk-based ecosystems of rivers in the Wessex region.

About Us

What We Do


Research & Monitoring

We use science to make sound environmental decisions.

Habitat Restoration

We restore habitats for fish and wider biodiversity.

Catchment Management

We help address wider water quality issues facing our catchments.

Education

We engage with schools and communities to raise public awareness of chalk streams.

Our Latest News & Events


Need an ecology or fisheries survey? Think WCSRT

14 August 2018

Over the past year WCSRT has been developing the organisational capabilities in ecological and fisheries monitoring, through investment in equipment and staff training.

Improving recruitment on the lower Avon

14 August 2018

In summer 2018, WCSRT, in partnership with several landowners, NGOs and statutory partners, will be delivering three habitat improvement projects on the lower Avon.

Revitalising the Monks Brook

6 June 2018

A plethora of items ranging from shopping trolleys to golf balls were found and removed by volunteers taking part in a river clean-up in Eastleigh, Hampshire on Sunday 27th May 2018.   

Support Us

You can help your local river by making a donation to support the work of the Wessex Chalk Stream & Rivers Trust.

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