The LCSP Monitoring Officer works with education facilitators to help develop projects with young people on the chalk streams. We have worked on an array of topics; Food webs, lifecycles, geology, geography, filming with camera traps, identification, data collection and recording.

If you would like our help in building your project then please contact us. Alternatively, if you are looking for places on a chalk stream that welcome groups of young people to their chalk stream then we hope the list of educational facilities on this page will be of help.



Mayfly in the Classroom

Mayfly in the Classroom is the Wild Trout Trust’s flagship education programme. It aims to connect school children to their local river habitats and uses the lifecycle of Mayflies to teach them about the broader themes of biodiversity…

Educational Facilities on the Lincolnshire Chalk Streams


Waithe Beck - Classroom in the Woods - Ashby cum Fenby

Classroom in the Woods, Moorhouse Farm, Ashby-Cum-Fenby.

Education centre near Barnoldby le beck (adjacent to the Waithe beck).

Contact –

Grace Robinson on 07739 331275

Richard Dawson (Education Consultant) on 07980 363103.

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Waithe Beck - Suttons Estates, Stainton le Vale

Sutton Estates, Stainton Le Vale – Pond dipping platform at lake area.  Contact – Suttons Estates Office on 01472 398367

River Lymn - Snipe Dales Nature Reserve

Snipe Dales Nature Reserve – Managed by Lincolnshire Wildlife Trust.

Contact – 01507 588401

Stourton Estates - Baumber

Stourton Estates, Baumber – Inside space and toilets – suitable for small groups. 

Contact – 01507 578236

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Educational Videos

Introduction to Chalk Streams

Rhubarb Theatre