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Rambling about Rivers Ep 11: Unlocking the Severn

Rambling about Rivers Ep 11: Unlocking the Severn

Posted by Emily Cooper

The latest episode of Rambling About Rivers is all about the return of an iconic species to the River Severn. The twaite shad was a common sight in the Severn hundreds of years ago. Each spring, twaite shad would migrate up the river in their droves - but weirs built…

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Announcing a new water stewardship partnership with Britvic

Announcing a new water stewardship partnership with Britvic

Posted by Rebecca Duncan

This week, we have welcomed leading soft drinks company Britvic onto our Water Stewardship Programme. Along with some of our local member Trusts, we’ll be working with Britvic to improve river health and water quality near their production sites. Our Water Stewardship Service enables businesses to work effectively with the…

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The Wild Dart Swim: Starting over

The Wild Dart Swim: Starting over

Posted by Emily Cooper

Michelle Walker, our Deputy Technical Director, is currently in the midst of training for the Wild Dart swim. Follow Michelle's journey in this new blog series, written by her as she braves the cold water in preparation for this mammoth wild swim. As if she doesn’t already do enough for…

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Ambassador blog: what is Natural Flood Management?

Ambassador blog: what is Natural Flood Management?

Posted by Emily Cooper

Hi everyone, I am Kieran and I have just become an Ambassador for the Rivers Trust. Influenced by some of my day-to-day work as a graduate scientist at BMT, I have decided to write my first blog about flood management, in particular natural flood management (NFM). I hope you enjoy…

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