Trout need plentiful cold, clean water to thrive
The WTT is a practical, hands-on organisation enhancing aquatic habitats
The Wild Trout Trust works to protect and enhance river habitat
The West Dart on Dartmoor
Sea trout in the River Cothi. Photo: David Miller
Trout inspired art. Metal relief panel by Sam MacDonald
The River Meon in Hampshire - excellent habitat for wild trout.
River Wylye in summer. Photo: Bob Wellard
Trout inspired art. Metal relief panel by Sam MacDonald
The WTT helps to create habitat in dredged and damaged rivers. River Stour, Kent
Photo: Charles Rangeley-Wilson, President of the Wild Trout Trust
A WTT Conservation Officer demonstrates practical habitat enhancement techniques
Grayling and trout happily co-exist. Photo: David Miller
The Wild Trout Trust advises on habitat in lakes as well as rivers
Shaggy vegetated margins of a river are vital trout habitat
A tiny trout takes it's first solid food. A critical life stage.
Damsel fly. Photo: Charles Carr
Fly hatch. Photo: C. Rangeley-Wilson
Photo: David Miller
The invertebrate life of a river tells much about its water quality
A tiny trout, just emerged from the egg
Volunteers at work on the River Gade
Spawning time !
Wild brown trout like this face many threats, including stocking. Photo: Jon Beer
A wild brown trout - a very special animal. Photo:Charles Carr
Dredged rivers rapidly fill with silt and reeds.The WTT carry out projects to create natural, self-cleansing channels and good trout habitat.
River Wylye in Spring. Photo: Bob Wellard
Photo: Bob Wellard
Trout inspired art. Metal relief panel by Sam MacDonald
Photo: Jon Beer
The WTT help create habitat in dredged and damaged rivers. River Stour, Kent
Trout parr. Photo: Sam MacDonald
Wild brown trout are indicators of a healthy environment. Photo: Jon Beer
Exploring the wild lochs of Scotland
WTT River Habitat Workshops teach volunteers how to care for their river
Science is now telling us how unique are many of our wild brown trout populations
River Teign, Devon. Photo: Bob Wellard
The River Test.Photo: Martin Jacobs
A healthy wild trout population is a sentinel for a healthy river. Photo C.Rangeley-Wilson
The West Dart: a spate stream, here full of great trout habitat
Simple techniques can improve rivers for trout and many other organisms
Chalkstreams are special ecosystems, vulnerable to harm at the hand of man
The Wild Trout Trust team at work on the River Manifold

The Wild Trout Trust stimulates hands-on, in-the-water projects, helping others to help themselves with habitat improvement in and around rivers and lakes. Any individual or organisation caring for a wild trout population, anywhere in the UK or Ireland, can call on the Trust for practical help, advice and support.