London Wildlife Trust is the only charity dedicated solely to protecting the capital's wildlife and wild spaces, engaging London's diverse communities through access to our nature reserves, campaigning, volunteering and education.
The manufacture of gunpowder has played a big part in the creation of Crane Park Island and the local landscape.
Have you spotted a stag beetle?
London is a hot-spot for Britain's largest beetle, the stag beetle. Find out more and report your sightings here: