Find out more about fishy goings on around the Colne & Lee catchments here.

 

 

 

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Invasive Species Week

From 29 February - 4 March 2016 organisations across Britain are working together to raise awareness of invasive non-native species and prevent their spread. Find out what’s going on and how to get involved below, and keep up to date on Twitter by searching for #InvasivesWeek and following @CheckCleanDryGB

After summer fish kill events, The Colve Valley Fisheries Consultative arranged with Thames Water, The Environment Agency, ColneCAN hosts and local fishing groups to walk the Colne from Croxley to Oxhey Park inspecting and mapping sewer outlets

Last year approximately eight thousand fish were stocked into the river Colne, consisting of Chub, Barbel, Roach, Dace and Bream. These were stocked in four locations throughout the upper and middle

The deadline for applicants for the first funding round for the Tesco Community Scheme grants has been extended to 11th December 2015.

http://www.groundwork.org.uk/Sites/tescocommunityscheme/pages/local-community-grants-scheme-looking-for-applications

If you have a project that you want to submit please follow the link above.

TIDY-UP ON THE FRAY’S RIVER

Monday 23rd November, 10am to 1pm

Meet at the entrance to Fassnidge Park,

Rockingham Parade, Uxbridge, UB8

You are invited to attend one or both of the conferences. The programme for each conference has a different focus

Please complete this short survey to let us know what you think and help us gather evidence to encourage the Lottery to support your local landscape. https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/ColneValleyLotteryLandscapePartnership 

The proposed updated River basin management plans (RBMPs)  are now with Defra for ministerial consideration and approval, consequently the plans have today been launched on gov.uk and are now publically available. 

Thames River Basin Management Plan

The Herts Countryside Management Service (CMS) have recently completed works within this significant wetland site in partnership with Three Rivers District Council, the Environment Agency and Watford Piscators.  

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