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Don’t let our rivers become rubbish

Don’t let our rivers become rubbish

Posted by Jayne Mann

Our rivers are drowning in litter. Plastic is hitting the headlines on a daily basis and the impact that it is having our environment. This includes our rivers. The trouble is, litter dropped on land, often ends up in our rivers and drifts out to sea resulting in harm to…

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Over 100 delegates attend The Rivers Trust Autumn Conference to discuss Natural Flood Risk Management

Over 100 delegates attend The Rivers Trust Autumn Conference to discuss Natural Flood Risk Management

Posted by Jayne Mann

Over 100 delegates gathered for The Rivers Trust Autumn Conference on Natural Flood Management (NFM) held on Thursday 9th November at the Priest House Hotel in Castle Donington. [embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IcCphO_cEBo&t=1s[/embed] The conference, co-hosted by Trent Rivers Trust, was at full capacity and explored the delivery of Natural Flood Risk Management and SuDS…

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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 Fisheries Conference – Round up

The Rivers Trust Fisheries Conference – Round up

Posted by Jayne Mann

Last week we held our first Annual Rivers Trust Fisheries Conference at WWF’s Living Planet Centre in Woking on 20th and 21st July. Over 50 delegates from Rivers Trusts around the country and associated organisations, gathered to hear speakers deliver presentations on fisheries monitoring, delivering fisheries improvement projects, Your Fisheries,…

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