Nature reserves and wildlife tourism

Visitor centre business plan – Attenborough Nature Centre

Visitor centre business plan – Attenborough Nature Centre

Client: Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust We prepared the business plan to develop a visitor centre, the Attenborough Nature Centre, at a nature reserve in Nottingham for the Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust.   The reserve has been developed on a former gravel extraction...

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Primary research, Steart Peninsula, Somerset

Primary research, Steart Peninsula, Somerset

Clients: Bristol Port Company, RSPB and Wetland and Wildfowl Trust The Steart Peninsula project is related to the creation of over 400 hectares of intertidal wetland habitat nature reserve.   This has been achieved through managed realignment involving removal of part...

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Enhancing the visitor experience at the Wolseley Centre

Enhancing the visitor experience at the Wolseley Centre

Client: Staffordshire Wildlife Trust The Staffordshire Wildlife Trust manages 25 nature reserves across Staffordshire including the The Wolseley Centre the Trust's HQ.  Our work focused on accessing the existing visitor experience at the visitor centre and wider site....

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Feasibility Study, Shapwick Heath National Nature Reserve

Feasibility Study, Shapwick Heath National Nature Reserve

Client: Natural England Located on the Somerset Levels near Glastonbury, Shapwick Heath is a major wetlands nature reserve and covers over 500 hectares and forms part of the Avalon Marshes (part of Somerset’s Levels and Moors).   A significant area of the reserve is a...

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Paxton Pits Nature Reserve Visitor Experience Masterplan

Client: Huntingdonshire District Council Paxton Pits Nature Reserve is a large reserve in the Great Ouse Valley with an impressive mosaic of wetland and terrestrial habitats. As a former quarry site the nature reserve has been used for gravel extraction since the...

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