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Rivers in England

Action for the River Kennet

Profiles this chalk river, its management and the threats facing it. Includes information about wildlife and fisheries, plus details of current projects, newsletter archive and information about membership.

East Yorkshire Chalk Rivers Trust

Aims to protect the habitats of the Rivers Hull and Derwent in the Chalk Wolds of East Yorkshire. Provides an overview of the trust's activities, with map and donation form.

Eden Rivers Trust

Dedicated to the conservation of the river Eden and its tributaries. Features a profile of the river and of the trust's activities, with educational information.

Little Ouse Headwaters Project

Dedicated to the restoration, conservation and promotion of enjoyment of the wildlife and landscape of the Little Ouse valley on the Suffolk/Norfolk borders.

The Lune Rivers Trust

Charity dedicated to the conservation, protection, rehabilitation and improvement of the River Lune throughout its whole length and its associated tributaries in Cumbria, Yorkshire and North Lancashire.

Mersey Basin Campaign

Campaigns to repair the damage from industrialisation in the catchments of the Rivers Mersey and Ribble. Information about their projects, community involvement, newsletters, and contacts.

Ouse & Adur Rivers Trust

Dedicated to the environmental protection and enhancement of the Sussex River Ouse, the River Adur, their tributaries and impoundments.

Ribble Catchment Conservation Trust

Works to protect and enhance the catchment area of the Ribble. With news, information for teachers and profiles of trust staff.

The River Tees

A guide to the River Tees as it flows from Low Worsall to the Barrage, with an interactive map, history, events, and details of the River Users' Group.

Severn Rivers Trust

Works for the conservation and protection of the catchment area of the River Severn and its tributaries; includes news, webcams, details of their projects and initiatives, and contacts.

South Cumbria Rivers Trust

Charity working to protect the rivers and wetlands of southern Cumbria. Details the trust's activities and projects, with information about the fisheries action plan.

Sussex River Ouse Conservation Society

Contains information about the society's aims, implemented projects, and involvement in the conservation efforts along the River Ouse.

The Tees Barrage

Built to control the flow of the river, prevent flooding, and control the effects of tidal change; also provides facilities for a variety of water sports (including for international events), and supports regeneration in the surrounding area.

Tees Rivers Trust

Established to protect and enhance the environment of the River Tees and its catchment, and to encourage public understanding and community involvement; with details of projects, news, and contacts.

Thames 21

Environmental charity working to clear up London's rivers and to create new wildlife habitats. Features an events calendar and picture gallery, with details of how to help.

Trent Rivers Trust

Provides information about the catchment of the Trent Rivers, plus details of their Salmon in the City appeal. Includes news and photographs.

Tyne Rivers Trust

Charity established to assist in management and improvement of the environment in the Tyne Catchment. Details current river issues and fundraising efforts, with events calendar.

Wandle Trust

Works to clean, protect and restore the river Wandle, a South London chalk stream. Provides details of news and events, plus educational information.

Wear Rivers Trust

Works to conserve, protect, rehabilitate and improve the landscape and watercourses of the whole of the River Wear catchment; with a guide to their project and education activities, how to get involved, news and events, and contacts.

Westcountry Rivers Trust

Works to preserve and protect the rivers and streams in the West country; includes a guide to their projects and education programmes, with news and contacts.

The Wye & Usk Foundation

A charity concerned with restoring the habitat, water quality and fisheries of the rivers Wye and Usk; includes a guide to their partnership projects, campaigns, and background information about the catchment.

Yorkshire Dales Rivers Trust

Works to protect and enhance the rivers and catchments of the Swale, Ure, Nidd and Wharfe, and to engage local communities, farmers and landowners in conservation and restoration.

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