Bringing Rivers to Life

by restoring and protecting the Westcountry’s freshwater environments

 We care for your Westcountry rivers, streams, brooks, estuaries and wetlands.

Through science, evidence and experience, our charity preserves, protects and improves the region’s freshwater environments for all who depend on them.

Our aim is to inspire a long-term love for, and understanding of, this vital natural resource.

Discover your river...

Learn about your local Westcountry river and discover how you can care for and enjoy it.

Get involved...

Find out how you can get involved with looking after your local river.

Learn about rivers...

Read about our projects which restore and protect the Westcountry’s watercourses.

Latest news from the riverbank

Bude’s first Climathon

Bude’s first Climathon

A Climathon is an event where communities can discuss, debate, and develop locally relevant net zero solutions. And we are joining the University of...

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