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The Ver Valley Society's Action Group has been awarded the Hertfordshire Rural Living Awards 2016, Environment Award by the Campaign to Protect Rural England.


Ver bow bridge tmbThe River Ver received a valuable boost recently with the first in a series of actions by local water company Affinity Water, aimed at reviving flows in this much loved chalk stream. More...

Catchment areas of the River Colne

River Chess Colne Valley Park North Colne Valley Park South Rivers Gade and Bulbourne Rivers Misbourne and Alderbourne Rivers Pinn, Ash, Duke of Northumberland and Longford Upper Colne and tributaries River Ver

ColneCAN RT @loveyourdrain: Keep wipes out of the pipes! Only paper, pee and poo down the loo please!
ColneCAN RT @Chilternstreams: The Little #Chess starts as the bypass to Weirhouse Mill. Not exactly passable to #fish is it!
ColneCAN RT @Chilternstreams: Although much of the upper #RChess is dry, it's not all bad news. The Chess is blessed with a number of artesian wells…

Roll over the map to highlight the individual catchments, click to visit the action plan for that catchment.

You can help in many ways: from saving water at home to more hands-on practical work with the rivers themselves. You may also have ideas about new or existing projects – we would like to hear them!

Design by LTD Design Consultants and build by Garganey Consulting. From an original concept by the Herts and Middlesex Wildlife Trust.