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The Rivers Trust and Coca-Cola Foundation launch major new programme of green infrastructure projects

The Rivers Trust and Coca-Cola Foundation launch major new programme of green infrastructure projects

Posted by Jayne Mann

The Rivers Trust and The Coca-Cola Foundation today launch a new three-year programme which will help clean some of Britain’s most polluted rivers, reduce flood risk, and create new wetland habitats in both rural and urban locations across the country. Encompassing six distinct water management, environmental restoration and conservation projects,…

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The Life of the River: Celebrating Insects

The Life of the River: Celebrating Insects

Posted by Emily Cooper

This National Insect Week, we're celebrating all of the entomological wonders freshwater ecosystems have to offer. Today, we hear from Jenny Pearson—Rivers Trust Ambassador. If you have ever enjoyed watching dragonflies flit across the water, or marvelled at birds swooping to catch mayflies on the banks, please do consider making…

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England Tree Strategy must deliver for climate, nature and people

England Tree Strategy must deliver for climate, nature and people

Posted by Jayne Mann

The Government launched a consultation on the England Tree Strategy (ETS) on Friday 19th June. The strategy will be fundamental in ensuring the planned expansion for trees and woods tackles nature and climate crises together. It is a major opportunity for Ministers to turn their commitment to tree and woodland…

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New initiative to drive citizen science forward

New initiative to drive citizen science forward

Posted by Jayne Mann

We're so excited to launch the new Catchment Monitoring Cooperative Consultation Hub which we hope will create a radical step-change in the contribution of citizen science and community monitoring.  Set up as a cooperative by name and nature, we want the hub to ignite citizen science and empower local communities…

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World Environment Day: RT Ambassador George

World Environment Day: RT Ambassador George

Posted by Emily Cooper

This World Environment Day, we're celebrating the role rivers play in the functioning of our wider environment. Today, we hear from George Cook—Rivers Trust Ambassador. If you have ever found joy or peace on the banks of a river, please do consider making a donation. With your help, we can…

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