Working practices during COVID-19 at WRT

Please note, this is where you can find out our ongoing updates relating to COVID-19. Please check back regularly. Scroll down for date-related information, including our COVID-19 Policy. 26 March 2020 Fishing beats Our colleagues at Westcountry Angling Passport have...

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Thousands of trees planted to support water quality

THOUSANDS of trees have been planted by volunteers near Roadford Lake, Devon, as part of our collaboration between environmental charities and businesses to improve water quality and habitat.South West Water (SWW) provided the land for the trees’ new home...

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Annual Fly Fair Attracts Over 200 People to Roadford

The eighth South West Fly Fair got the Trout fishing season off with a bang on Saturday 29 February as fly fishermen from all over the region attended the annual show, held at Roadford Lake and hosted by South West Lakes Trust.The show is always a great...

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Catchment Based Approach Triples Investment

The 2018-19 CaBA Benefits Report is now live. Click this link to find out more and download the report. The Catchment Based Approach (CaBA), the initiative to drive collaborative water management across England, has published its annual report that includes a summary...

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Super Sleuth in a Lab Coat

To celebrate International Women in Science Day on 11 Feb 2020, our Fisheries Scientist Dr. Polly Couldrick spoke with the Science Council about her passion for eels and science.As a child, Polly loved all things 'sciencey' and wearing goggles, a lab coat and...

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Preventing Plastic Pollution

Organisations across the South West are joining forces as part of an international project to remove and prevent plastic pollution in the English Channel - and we are one of them. Preventing Plastic Pollution (PPP) will develop a model to gather data on the amount and...

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