Supporting eels in Somerset

Supporting eels in Somerset

Thanks to funding from the European Marine Fisheries Fund, and with support from the Sustainable Eel Group (SEG), we have been working with Somerset Wildlife Trust to ensure that eels can continue to find safe refuge in our the county’s wetland habitats during their...
Anne Voss-Bark Memorial Award winner’s week with us

Anne Voss-Bark Memorial Award winner’s week with us

A passion for fisheries has led to mature student Mark Fordham, who is studying for an Institute of Fisheries Management Diploma, winning this year’s Ann Voss-Bark Memorial Award.The award, created in memory of Anne Voss-Bark, who was one of the founding members...
It’s World Water Week

It’s World Water Week

Each year during World Water Week, professionals and the public share ideas about how to tackle global water issues. The aim is to create a world where water is clean, respected and accessible.For 25 years, our motto has been ‘Bringing Water to Life’...
New £1m project – Connecting the Culm

New £1m project – Connecting the Culm

Blackdown Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) is embarking on a new project to find natural solutions to some of the issues facing the River Culm and its catchment, and we are a part of it.This new initiative called Connecting the Culm is part of Co-Adapt,...
StARR river table helps show flood effects on landscape

StARR river table helps show flood effects on landscape

More than 190 people attended the latest St Austell Bay Resilient Regeneration Project (StARR) public event at St Blazey Football Club on Saturday 29 June, to find out about on-going plans to reduce the risk of flooding in Par and St Blazey.Our river table...