Payments For Ecosystem Services Project

BART are working in partnership with the world renowned wetlands expert, Rob McInnes, researchers from Bath Spa University and a local environmental consultancy called Engain, on a project to implement a cost-effective, natural wetland based system for preventing nutrient pollution from entering the Tortworth Brook from sewage treatment works and farm run off. The project…

Walking in the Rain

The weather does not stop BART and the EA looking for opportunities to improve our rivers , even when it rains. And there was another very wet person behind the camera! This damp scene was taken halfway through a day organised by BART to show EA staff some river works which had been completed by…

Volunteering as a group!

Bart is really excited at the progress being made towards setting up a Volunteers group with Lackham College in Wiltshire. Dr Mark Everard, Dr Sid Jevons and Ian Mock presented to the students about the work of BART and also about Habitats for Freshwater Fish recently and were delighted by the enthusiastic response. Plans are…