Conservation Awards and Wild Trout Hero Award 2017
Posted on October 18, 2017
The winners of the WTT / Thames Water Conservation Awards 2017 are:
Contribution to Wild Trout Conservation:
Botany Bay Conservancy Restoration Project, Botany Bay Community Interest Group, Duncton, Western Rother tributary, West Sussex
Medium-Scale Habitat Enhancement Scheme:
Bringing Back the Bulbourne, Environment Agency, on the River Bulborne near Hemel Hempstead.
Large-Scale Habitat Enhancement Scheme
Swindale Beck and Haweswater estate Restoration Scheme, EA & RSPB, near Shap, Cumbria.
Mill River Nature Reserve, Shingay-cum-Wendy Wildlife Committee / South Cambs Conservation Consultants partnership near Royston, Cambridgeshire
Click here for the Judges’ report.
Wild Trout Hero:
Vaughan Lewis of Windrush AEC Limited, in recognition of his tremendous professional and voluntary contribution to river restoration and wild trout conservation.