To keep you up to date and involved during the Covid-19 crisis we’ll be posting newsletters, updates and activities for you to try here!

Things to do

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Poetry offers children (and adults) an opportunity to express their thoughts and ideas about the environment in creative and artistic ways.

spring Identification Workshops

This February & March sign up to our free online identification workshops. Click the photo to book.

The Salmon Story Premiere

Created in collaboration with Rotherham charity Grimm & Co, this project celebrates the construction of Masbrough Fish Pass. Local children researched, scripted and voiced their own version of the salmon’s story, which has now been animated into a short film!

The Salmon of Steel Tour & Sculpture

Created in collaboration with University of Sheffield.
Follow the trail map to the salmon of steel sculpture. Why not listen to our new podcast along the way?

The Rivers of Life
Cemetery Tour

Created with the Friends of Spital Cemetery
Go on a tour of Chesterfield’s industrial past and uncover hidden nature in Spital Cemetery and along the river!

‘River in Winter’ Photo Competition Gallery

Take a look at which photos won our photography competition, including all the entries we had

‘River in Spring’ Photo Competition Gallery

Have a peek at the entries from our Spring lockdown competition!

Art Competition

Have a peek at the entries from our lockdown competition!

Video Guides & Activities

World Fish Migration Day

How to Spot a Redd

5 Minute History of Boats on the Don

Click here to visit our Youtube Channel

Beginner’s guide to… Setting up a wildlife camera in the garden

Beginner’s guide to… Birdwatching!

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