New Project: LoCATE Somerset Frome

BART are excited to announce that we have received funding to run our LoCATE (Local Community Action Through Education) Project in Frome, Somerset, thanks to a grant from the Michael Samuel Charitable Trust, managed by the Somerset Community Foundation. Working with schools, Parish Councils, and local communities throughout and surrounding Frome, the project aims to:…

BART Beacon report – foam on rivers

We are always grateful to get messages from our BART Beacons letting us know of issues and opportunities, and one thing we often get informed of is foam within rivers. At certain times of year foam in rivers and still waters is more evident. This can be a natural event with no adverse environmental implications;…

Yellow fish invade Bristol

Over the past month, BART have spent time with 80+ Bristol children and residents as part of our Yellowfish Project.  This project aims to raise awareness of water pollution by reminding people that any waste entering outdoor drains may go directly to the nearest stream, river or lake, causing pollution and killing wildlife. We’ve painted over 100 yellow fish near to storm…