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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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What to look out for in April – #RiverWatch

What to look out for in April – #RiverWatch

Posted by Emily Cooper

This blog is written by Jenny Pearson, one of our fantastic Ambassadors. Spring is a season of great change. New life is awakening after months of cold, short days – plants are sprouting, and insects are emerging. Our winter visitors have flown north, and we are impatiently waiting for our…

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Mammals of the River

Mammals of the River

Posted by Emily Cooper

This blog is written by Jenny Pearson, one of our fantastic Ambassadors. Britain has some fantastic wildlife. Most of the fauna biomass in the UK is made up of invertebrates. If you haven’t heard the term biomass before, it simply means the collective mass of biological matter. This is a…

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An Ode to the Clyde

An Ode to the Clyde

Posted by Emily Cooper

'An Ode to the Clyde' was written by Jenny Pearson, Rivers Trust Ambassador. If you have a river which feels like home, please consider supporting our work with a small donation, or support your local Rivers Trust through volunteering. We want future generations to find peace and inspiration in rivers…

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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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