bird watching permits

bird watching permits

Walthamstow Wetlands is a Site of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI) and a Ramsar wetland designated site of international importance. The ten reservoirs offer a haven for overwintering wildfowl and are regionally important for breeding birds.

bird permits at walthamstow wetlands

Due to the unpreceded interest in visiting the reserve out of normal visitor centre hours (9:30am - 4/5pm) we have taken the decision to cap the amount of birdwatching permits issued annually to protect the sensitive nature of the site. 

bird permits at walthamstow wetlands

Please complete the application form and hand to the reception at the Engine House for consideration. Successful applications will be valid from Monday 5th March 2018.

bird permits at walthamstow wetlands

This permit entitles the holder to access the Walthamstow Wetlands ONLY.  For any enquires please contact: Nathaniel Legall on nlegall@wildlondon.org.uk.

bird permits at walthamstow wetlands