Westcountry Rivers...

…bring water to life.

Rivers inspire & sustain us in our lives. They are steeped in history & are key to our future…

Discover your river...

Find your local Westcountry River and find out all the latest news, upcoming events, activities, wildlife diaries, local produce and other ways you can enjoy it – join the growing community of river lovers who are looking after your local river.

Get involved...

Find out how you can get involved with your local river – whether it’s becoming a river scientist, doing a river walk or volunteering for a river clean-up…there are loads of ways for you to help us do our work.

Learn about rivers...

To secure the future health of our natural heritage and all of the benefits it will provide, we all need to learn
about the vital role rivers play in all of our lives and the best way to keep them healthy for people and wildlife.

Latest news from the riverbank

Easter fun at Easter Fayre

Join us on Saturday 20 April for an Easter hunt with a difference.Become a 'river detective' with us as part of Trago's Easter Fayre, and discover more about the river Fowey and how you can help us keep it healthy for wildlife and people.Suitable for families, our...

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New CEO for our national organisation

The Rivers Trust has announced the appointment of Mark Lloyd as its new Chief Executive.Mark will be taking over from the current Chief Executive, Arlin Rickard (pictured left), who was instrumental in the creation of the Westcountry Rivers Trust and its first...

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Our CEO talks rivers and politics in the Western Morning News

As part of our 25th anniversary celebrations, a number of the team will be sharing their own thoughts, ideas, frustrations and joys relating to the future of our West Country rivers and habitats.Laurence Couldrick, our CEO, kicks off the first opinion piece (printed...

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Learn about the work of Westcountry Rivers Trust

We are a charity working to restore and protect the rivers, lakes, estuaries and coastal areas for the benefit of people, wildlife and the local economy. By working with local communities, businesses and other environmental organisations we work to bring our lost and forgotten rivers back to life so that they can once again play their vital role in all of our lives.

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