A new Freshwater Natural Capital report by The Rivers Trust finds that England’s rivers, canals, lakes and ponds provide annual economic benefits in excess of £1.7 billion, plus numerous wider health and biodiversity benefits.
A decision support tool to help identify where the creation or improvement of publicly accessible green and blue spaces could have the greatest benefits for health and wellbeing.
This literature review outlines findings from 60 documents and interviews with nine experts on existing knowledge around pro-water campaigning and behaviour change.
The guide gives an overview with links to the range of natural capital tools available, with step by step instructions on how to use them.
The Chalk Stream Restoration Group has been working on a draft Chalk Stream Restoration Strategy.
The Fund has been set up to support farmers and landowners in the implementation of measures that work with natural processes to reduce flood risk to the major road network (‘A’ roads and motorways). The Fund is being piloted in parts of the Little Don, River Etherow and River Irwell catchments.