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Our target is to create a healthy catchment

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Save Our Waters

Save Our Waters

Before the end of March 2015 - take the Save Our Waters survey to consult... Read more

Get Waterfit for 2015

Get Waterfit for 2015

The less water we use, the more there’ll be in the River Kennet... ARK have teamed... Read more

Schools Release Trout

Schools Release Trout

Local Schools released baby trout into the River Kennet in April, with a plea to... Read more

Canal and River Trust Nature Watch

Canal and River Trust Nature Watch

If you are visiting the Kennet and Avon Canal this spring don't forget you can... Read more

Hungerford Drainage Work

Hungerford Drainage Work

Work began on 21st October to divert storm water from the main road between Eddington... Read more

Electrofishing Surveys

Electrofishing Surveys

In October Environment Agency fisheries staff have been working with Imperial College London and Action... Read more

Translocating Riverfly Larvae

Translocating Riverfly Larvae

ARK aids river recovery by moving riverfly larvae to parts of the Kennet affected by summer... Read more

Foudry Brook Pollution Incident

Foudry Brook Pollution Incident

There was a significant fish kill on the Foudry Brook (a tributary of the Kennet)... Read more

Serious Pollution Incident on the Kennet

Serious Pollution Incident on the Kennet

Action for the River Kennet's riverfly monitors discovered a serious pollution event on the Kennet... Read more

Cows come to Wild River Reserve

Cows come to Wild River Reserve

Stonebridge Wild River Reserve in Marlborough welcomed cows for the first time in June. Two Belted... Read more

Kennet and Avon Canal Byweirs

Kennet and Avon Canal Byweirs

Work is underway to build a series of byweirs on locks on the Kennet and... Read more

Fobney Island Habitat Restoration

Fobney Island Habitat Restoration

Fobney Island, in Reading is being transformed into a wetland haven for nature thanks to... Read more

Free water saving makovers

Free water saving makovers

Reduce the amount of water you use at home and in the garden with cool,... Read more

C4K wins prestigious award

C4K wins prestigious award

ARK have won the prestigious UK Water Efficiency Awards ‘Best Community Led Project’ with their... Read more

Town Mill Fish Pass, Marlborough

Town Mill Fish Pass, Marlborough

Work on Marlborough Town Mill fish pass was completed in time for the spawning season. It... Read more

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Get Waterfit 15

17 Mar

Ring 0800 358 6665 and quote 'Kennet' for a water saving makeover. Residents challenged to save water and reduce water and energy bills in the Marlborough and Hungerford area.

Free workshop

19 Mar

How healthy is your soil? Free workshop for farmers and land managers.

Call 01672 513672 or email charlotte@riverkennet.org to register. 9.30am @ Woodlands St Mary Village Hall, RG17 1SL.

Catchment Hosts

Action for the River Kennet (ARK)

www.riverkennet.org

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