Tag: catchment-based-approach

Mark Lloyd: “We must fix our rivers before it’s too late”

Mark Lloyd: “We must fix our rivers before it’s too late”

Posted by Emily Cooper

Ahead of World Rivers Day on 21 September, Mark Lloyd, the new CEO at the Rivers Trust, explains why we need a Riverlution to fix our broken rivers. Over the last (almost!) 50 years, I’ve watched our rivers decline. Aside from obvious success stories – mostly in urban areas –…

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Secondment with United Utilities: Dan Turner

Secondment with United Utilities: Dan Turner

Posted by Emily Cooper

For the second time today, the alarm goes off, red lights flashing, I have tailgated again, skipping the automated barrier. I am struggling to adjust. For the last 8 years of my life, I haven’t needed an Internal ID badge to open a security door, just a good pair of…

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CaBA Conference 2019

CaBA Conference 2019

Posted by Emily Cooper

Last week, The Rivers Trust ran the 2019 CaBA Conference! It was an incredibly busy and rewarding day. We were treated to a fantastic range of talks, delivered by industry and charity professionals with a shared interest in the Catchment Based Approach (CaBA). CaBA is an inclusive, society-led initiative which understands the…

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The world’s first international citizen science relay

The world’s first international citizen science relay

Posted by Jayne Mann

The Rivers Trust is organising the worlds first international citizen science relay with organisations from five different countries to take #actiononwater on an international scale next week. From 18th – 22nd March, organisations from the UK, Denmark, Sweden, Germany and the Netherlands, will all be taking #actiononwater at their local…

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