Type: Case Studies & Projects
WaterLIFE worked with the government, Defra and its agencies, regulators such as Ofwat, water companies and other e-NGOs to develop and define appropriate policy enabling conditions: new or amended legislation, statutory guidance or other mechanisms that, when implemented, could enhance collaborative delivery of the Water Framework Directive. This policy work was led by WWF and had a focus on chalk streams: the crystal-clear, havens for wildlife rivers characteristic of southern and eastern England.
This film is an evocation of a landscape and habitat unique to England.
The current state of England’s Chalk Streams was captured in a report, which also set out a Manifesto to conserve and enhance chalk streams by: