Author: Charlotte Ireland

Nature; a natural mental health boost

Ribble Rivers Trust
Nature; a natural mental health boost
Our mental and physical health have never been more important, with many of us still feeling the mental, as well as physical, impacts of the Covid-19 pandemic. Figures from theContinue readingNa…

Deeper Connections: restoring Long Preston Deeps

Ribble Rivers Trust
Deeper Connections: restoring Long Preston Deeps
An exciting new collaborative project will see further improvements to the Long Preston Deeps. The Long Preston Floodplain Project is an ongoing partnership between the Yorkshire Dale…

Bringing nature home: frog ponds

Ribble Rivers Trust
Bringing nature home: frog ponds
Have you spotted any frogs emerging from hibernation yet? Now that spring is here, you’ll probably start to see frogs and other amazing amphibians around ponds, bogs, and other dampContinue readingBr…

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Ribble Rivers Trust

Hello! My name is Alice and I’ve recently joined Ribble Rivers Trust as an Assistant Project Officer for the HEAL (Health & Environmental Action Lancashire) project which began in SeptemberContinue reading
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River walk routes helping you to explore the outdoors

Ribble Rivers Trust
River walk routes helping you to explore the outdoors
Our Community Projects and Activities Officer Helen has been racking up some miles this year testing our circular river walk routes and leading them as guided walks. Below she te…

Making sure we plant the right trees in the right place

Ribble Rivers Trust
Making sure we plant the right trees in the right place
Planting trees is a vital tool in the fight against climate change. But how do we make sure we plant the right trees in the right place? When we’re planningContinue readingMaki…

Rivers and trees- 5 benefits for woodlands and water

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Rivers and trees- 5 benefits for woodlands and water
If rivers are the heart of the natural world, then woodlands are the lungs. Together rivers and trees link up to provide a huge benefit to our environment and helpContinue reading…