Author: Charlotte Ireland

What’s in your river- invertebrate monitoring

Ribble Rivers Trust
What’s in your river- invertebrate monitoring
Part of my role as Monitoring Officer is collecting and identifying invertebrates which live in the catchment’s rivers. Many of these are insects, such as stoneflies and mayflies, …

Launching Lancashire’s Local Nature Partnership

Ribble Rivers Trust
Launching Lancashire’s Local Nature Partnership
A partnership that will be a powerful voice and ready to take urgent action for nature in Lancashire is being relaunched. The Lancashire Local Nature Partnership (LNP) will “buil…

5 Ways To Use Data and Evidence

Ribble Rivers Trust
5 Ways To Use Data and Evidence
Over the last 21 years Ribble Rivers Trust, together with our partners, supporters, and volunteers, have carried out a wide range of habitat improvements. Did you know that all ofContinue reading5 Way…

Rivers in the Classroom

Ribble Rivers Trust
Rivers in the Classroom
Ribble Rivers Trust has been delivering educational activities to primary schools for over a decade and we’re not about to stop now. In fact, we just want to keep expandingContinue readingRivers in the Classr…

Lancashire Woodland Connect scheme gains high profile corporate sponsors as charity prepares to plant thousands of trees across county

Ribble Rivers Trust
Lancashire Woodland Connect scheme gains high profile corporate sponsors as charity prepares to plant thousands of trees across county
Lancashire-based environment charity Ribble Rivers Trust has secured financial support from a ran…

A helping hand for the Ribble’s eels

Ribble Rivers Trust
A helping hand for the Ribble’s eels
Weirs come in all shapes and sizes, with the majority having been created during the Industrial Revolution to harness the power of water. However, some weirs have been constructed moreContinue re…

Holland Wood fish bypass complete.

Ribble Rivers Trust
Holland Wood fish bypass complete.
Work on our latest close to nature fish bypass channel has now been completed and the structure is already functioning well. The work, completed as part of our Ribble LifeContinue readingHolland Wo…

Get walking this winter

Ribble Rivers Trust
Get walking this winter
As we head into a second lockdown, most of us are yet again restricted on what we can and cannot do. But fear not, our circular walks, located across LancashireContinue readingGet walking this winter
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