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Improving water quality in the Ribble Valley

Improving water quality in the Ribble Valley

Posted by Jayne Mann

We were delighted to have seen Ribble Rivers Trust featured the BBC's The One Show this week, talking about water quality testing and solutions to some of the most common pollution problems with our rivers. Shown on Monday 4th March 2019, the programme detailed how Ribble Rivers Trust had found…

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12 days of Rivers Trust – Day 1: Introducing Ribble Rivers Trust

12 days of Rivers Trust – Day 1: Introducing Ribble Rivers Trust

Posted by Jayne Mann

When did your Trust form? The Trust formed in 1998 making us 20 years old this year. How many people work at your Trust? 20 people for our 20 years! What are the main issues with Rivers in your catchment? Everything! We have such a mixed catchment, from extensive uplands…

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Hyndburn Brook improvements set to bring Salmon to Accrington

Hyndburn Brook improvements set to bring Salmon to Accrington

Posted by Jayne Mann

An exciting river improvement scheme on the River Hyndburn between Clayton-Le-Moors and Great Harwood will help migrating salmon, trout and eels bypass a historic weir. It will allow them to reach habitat inaccessible since at least 1844 when the weir supplied water for the Oakenshaw Printworks. A specially designed channel…

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