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

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.