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Rivers Trust 2017 Fisheries Conference – Call for papers

Rivers Trust 2017 Fisheries Conference – Call for papers

Posted by Jayne Mann

The Rivers Trust 2017 Fisheries Conference is a two-day event and will be held at WWF’s Living Planet Centre in Woking, Surrey, from 12.30pm Thursday 20th July to 2pm Friday 21st July. The Conference aims to provide a forum for discussion and networking for local Rivers Trust staff working in…

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New study shows that Natural Flood Management could reduce flooding

New study shows that Natural Flood Management could reduce flooding

Posted by Jayne Mann

A new modelling study, commissioned by The Rivers Trust, shows that extensive and appropriately located Natural Flood Management (NFM) could make a significant difference to flood flows which would compliment traditional engineering measures. We have been working with JBA Consulting, Lancaster University and United Utilities to investigate how extensive NFM…

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Launching our new website!

Launching our new website!

Posted by Jayne Mann

After a lot of work behind the scenes, we are proud to announce that we have launched our new Rivers Trust website and brand. With a new look and feel, we hope to gain a greater support for rivers trusts across the country - driving new funding streams and raising…

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Rivers Trusts expand across Ireland

Rivers Trusts expand across Ireland

Posted by Jayne Mann

We now have a total of 14 rivers trusts across the island of Ireland. In Northern Ireland, the rivers trust network stretches from the Lagan River in the east to Erne system in the west, with a total of 8 trusts across the Province.  Two of these rivers trusts, the…

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