Gretton tree planting
On Saturday 27th January, 15 community volunteers from the area joined the Welland Rivers Trust to plant sapling trees near the River Welland by Gretton Village (Northamptonshire). The aim of this work was to create important… Continue reading
We had a very successful river clean up in Market Harborough alongside the Market Harborough Environment Group.
Unfortunately, we pulled out 6!!!! shopping trollies from the river, along with several bin-bags worth of rubbish, a traffic cone, and a couple… Continue reading
EA River Welland fish survey report
This report provides a brief summary of results from recent fish population surveys on the River Welland between Market Harborough and Spalding. The surveys were carried out to assess the health of the river… Continue reading
EA River Glen fish survey report
• Seven sites approximately 100m each on the Glen system were surveyed between February and November 2017; five of these sites were surveyed using electric fishing, one seine netting and a 12km side… Continue reading
EA River Gwash fish survey report
Great news, the Environment Agency recently conducted fish surveys at two sites along the River Gwash, and identified very healthy fish stock in this river:
• Two sites on the Gwash system at… Continue reading
In collaboration with the Game and Wildlife Conservation Trust, the Welland Rivers Trust have submitted a funding application to investigate the key link between dietary preferences, water quality and freshwater ecology.
Through this fund, we want to build on our… Continue reading
Our River Warden Project is up for public voting at Tesco in Oakham, Rutland.
We have applied for £4,000 from the Tesco Bags of Help fund to create a River Warden volunteering network across the River Welland catchment,… Continue reading