Wellow boulder weir removal

This month, thanks to funding from the Environment Agency Fisheries Fund, we have completed the removal of three boulder weirs on the Wellow Brook below Wellow, Bath. The boulder weirs have caused silt to build up in the stretches above and between them which has had a negative effect on spawning gravels. The weirs also present a barrier to…

NEW PROJECT! Your Fisheries

Thanks to funding from the Bristol Avon Catchment Partnership, BART are participating in a National pilot project called ‘Your Fisheries’, which aims to understand fisheries within the catchment. Your Fisheries, provides a common web-based planning system (and information repository) that brings together evidence and knowledge from a range of different sources to enable the production of catchment specific fisheries reports.…

NEW PROJECT: LoCATE Bristol Frome

Greggs Foundation – Environmental Education for Local Communities BART are pleased to announce that we have received support from the Greggs Foundation to run our LoCATE Project alongside the Bristol Frome through Bristol and South Gloucestershire. The LoCATE (Local Community Action Through Education) Bristol Frome Project will work with communities along the Bristol Frome (focusing…