Calling all volunteers!

We are very lucky to have Neil Green who is project officer of Avon Invasive Weeds as one of our volunteers. We are also very lucky to have Friends of the River Frome as one of our Beacon groups. We now have an opportunity to support both whilst also supporting BART which has got to…

Volunteers start work on River Trym

Some time ago there was a pollution incident on the Trym and as a result BART have benefitted from a settlement – see story by copying this link https://www.gov.uk/government/news/first-enforcement-undertaking-accepted-from-water-company As a result we have started walkovers and collected data to identify what we can do to help improve and sustain the stream for the benefit…

Farning to close to the river bank

When it rains it does more than pour!

As I sat watching the rain from my window I was reminded of a recent case study produced by one of our volunteers Simon Browning. This reflects just one day during the By Brook project when the country faced some of the worst flooding in its history. Sediment and nutrient pollution on the Lid Brook…