Latest news

Tens of thousands of people in our region have signed up to a landmark movement, pledging to reduce the amount of water they use on a daily basis.

A new strategy to restore our precious chalk streams to their former glory has just been published, and your feedback is now being sought before 15thJune.

Few people would believe that in the 21st century, our precious rivers are still being used as open sewers. New monitoring data just released by the Environment Agency reveals the true extent of sewage pollution in England.

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 @ChilternsAONB: #TheOneShow piece on #HS2 discussed monitoring ground conditions to prevent subsidence of M25, but cut the fact that tun…
ColneCAN RT @Colne_Valley: Just added 2 Riverfly Survey Taster sessions to the Festival Fortnight Programme Free #fun and really important for #con
ColneCAN RT @Chilternstreams: Congratulations to our newest @Riverflies tutor Chloe, who successfully trained her first Riverfly monitors for the R.…

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.