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Thames Resources

There are lots of different things happening on and around the River Thames.
Many of the things are making the river better and providing ways for lots of people to use the river. However, there are also some problems that the Thames has to face.

Geology, geography and vital statistics

The best place to get all these details is by going here and reading the Thames Wiki page!

Sustainable Development

In this section you can read about how to care for the Thames, what wildlife needs to survive, and the major environmental issues that are currently being faced.

Thames Wildlife.

This section explores birds, fish, and invertebrates that inhabit the Thames and its surroundings.


The Thames has a massive tidal range of over 7 meters. To properly explore the foreshore you must be aware of it and it’s movements at all times. How tides work and the timetables for the Thames are available here.

Educational resources

All of these can be found in the Schools section.