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Salmon found in historically “dead” river in County Durham

Salmon found in historically “dead” river in County Durham

Posted by Jayne Mann

Salmon had not been seen in the Lumley Park Burn in living memory due to chronic industrial pollution and barriers which prevented fish from moving upstream from the main river. In 2012 the Wear Rivers Trust worked with the Environment Agency, Northumbrian Water, Durham County Council and Northumberland Rivers Trust…

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New CEO set to join Eden Rivers Trust

New CEO set to join Eden Rivers Trust

Posted by Jayne Mann

Eden Rivers Trust is delighted to announce that Elizabeth Radford is to join the trust in December 2017 in the new role of Chief Executive Officer. Elizabeth brings a wealth of international conservation knowledge and senior level strategic and management experience to the trust. Since graduating with a First in…

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Nature takes over Parliament

Nature takes over Parliament

Posted by Jayne Mann

Last month, Nature took over Westminster for one week for the opening of WWF’s ‘A Rivers Runs Through It’ exhibit; an interactive display celebrating the Great British Countryside and putting the environment right at the heart of the political debate. The exhibit, launched on 17th October, was part of the…

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The Rivers Trust Autumn Conference – Building flood resilient communities.

The Rivers Trust Autumn Conference – Building flood resilient communities.

Posted by Jayne Mann

Join us for next Rivers Trust Autumn Conference, a free event which will explore the delivery of Natural Flood Management and SuDS solutions to help build flood resilient communities and support catchment partnerships to implement natural flood risk management projects. The conference will be held on Thursday 9th November at…

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