Led by the Hampshire and Isle of Wight Wildlife Trust, this project will establish a new nature reserve on 10 hectares of marshland at Adgestone. This will be the final piece in the jigsaw that secures in conservation management an unbroken 8km stretch of the lower River Yar river from Bembridge Harbour to Alverstone.
Down to the Coast funding has enable the Wildlife Trust to purchase land and employ a Wetland Officer, Steve Read to work with volunteers. Steve is keen to hear from anyone who can help. You can get involved with the projects by contacting East Wight Wetlands Project Officer Steve Egerton-Read at firstname.lastname@example.org or on 07788 280349.
Meanders and Reflections is part of the Down to the Coast Programme.