Some spectacular aerial photography of the Steyning Downland Scheme, filmed, produced and music recorded by Pete Varkala:

Here’s a delightful little video about the Peacock (butterfly, not bird), filmed, produced and music recorded by Pete Varkala:

Watch our 10 year anniversary video, filmed, produced and music composed by Pete Varkala:

Here’s an introductory video to the Steyning Downland Scheme, filmed and produced by Pete Varkala:

Watch students from Steyning Grammar School help us clear trees from the old Rifle Range . . .

Here are the Rangers clearing trees from the Upper Pond. More light=More life.


This video gives a glimpse of the mysterious world beneath the water of the pond
A Timelapse sequence of activity around a badger sett overnight in Spring

Chiffchaffs around the pond, March 2013. Spot the Kingfisher!

A video showing something of our unique chalk watercourse

Reptiles on the site including Adder, Grass Snake, Common Lizard & Slow Worm

More badgers at night. They must have a lot of fleas!

Have a look at some of our badger’s nocturnal activity. Footage taken with an infrared camera trap.

Here is a video showing some of the amazing variety of habitats, flora and fauna we have on the SDS site.
More to come…

An amazing snowy day on the Rifle Range & the Steyning Coombe.
You might see yourself here!

 We will bring you more videos. Watch this space!