Litter picks are a great way to bring a community together. They can also make a huge difference in your local environment, allowing nature to thrive. Some people find the idea of organising your own litter pick a bit daunting—but it doesn’t have to be!
Volunteers & Citizen ScienceUrban Water ManagementRiver Restoration & Wildlife
The Salmon and Trout Conservation collated a Riverfly Census to collect high resolution, scientifically robust data about the state of our rivers and the pressures facing them.
ResearchMonitoring ChangeRiver Restoration & Wildlife
The Desktop CaBA GIS Data Package is a set of over 150 data layers, which is provided to CaBA Catchment Hosts under a license negotiated centrally with the data providers. Version 5 is a complete refresh of all the preceding versions and has some great new data in it too.
Climate ChangeTechnical Support & TrainingRiver Restoration & WildlifeWater QualityWater ResourcesRural Land ManagementUrban Water ManagementUsing Data & EvidenceVolunteers & Citizen ScienceFlood ResilienceEstuaries & CoastsWater StewardshipNatural Capital
A case study about how Norfolk Rivers Trust have implemented a total catchment partnership approach to achieve an improved rating for the River Stiffkey Catchment under the EU Water Framework Directive.
Case Studies & ProjectsWater StewardshipRural Land ManagementRiver Restoration & WildlifeWater Quality
Beavers create complex wetland mosaics, creating ponds, canals, mires and braided streams, and coppicing trees like willow as aspen to maintain open grassland habitats within the mosaic.
Norfolk Rivers Trust have created an innovative, natural treatment plant for over a million litres of water a day to help improve the quality of water that is returned to the River Ingol, one of Norfolk’s precious chalk streams.
Water ResourcesWater QualityDelivering ImprovementsCase Studies & ProjectsRiver Restoration & Wildlife
The CaBA Biodiversity Pack focusses on the potential to restore natural processes, and the benefits this can have. It encourages practitioners to look to the restoration of natural ecosystem function when planning and delivering catchment projects, in order to make sustainable contributions to WFD and Biodiversity 2020 targets.
Technical Support & TrainingDelivering ImprovementsApps & ToolsClimate ChangeRiver Restoration & Wildlife
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.
Rural Land ManagementWater QualityRiver Restoration & WildlifeCase Studies & Projects
Keeping Rivers Cool was a four year (2012-2016) Environment Agency led climate change adaptation project, which focused on using trees to keep rivers cool.
Climate ChangeUsing Data & EvidenceRiver Restoration & WildlifeRural Land ManagementApps & ToolsCase Studies & Projects
Futurescapes is the RSPB’s UK-wide programme of landscape-scale conservation initiatives.
River Restoration & WildlifeCase Studies & ProjectsRural Land Management
The “Citizen Crane” project is the Crane Catchment’s citizen science project, monitoring chemical and biological water quality.
River Restoration & WildlifeUrban Water ManagementWater QualityEngaging StakeholdersVolunteers & Citizen ScienceCase Studies & Projects
Several organisations have now developed walk-over survey methodologies for locating sediment pollution in river catchments.
Water QualityUsing Data & EvidenceRiver Restoration & WildlifeTechnical Support & TrainingVolunteers & Citizen Science