Over the course three visits, the Pyxis Explorer Scouts and Ockendon Scouts from Thurrock District

Projects completed includeed new signs designed and created for the conservation areas, clearing vegetation and reeds, built nest boxes, designed and built a large bug hotel and took part in a wildlife survey and water quality testing.

All 24 young people completed the eco section of the Essex Challenge and over 20 of them have also successfully completed their Environment Partnership Award.

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