The Taw Torridge Estuary Forum was founded jointly, in 1980, by North Devon District Council and Torridge District Council, under the Chairmanship of Captain C.J.A. Johnson, RN. Its role is to act as an independent voice for the whole of the Taw Torridge Estuary. The Forum now comprises 40 national, regional, county-wide and local member organisations. For more information see here.
The biosphere reserve is situated in the estuary of the Taw and Torridge Rivers in North Devon.
It now encompasses a larger sector of the estuary of the Taw and Torridge Rivers.
ACTING CHAIRMAN AND SECRETARY FOR TTEF