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26/03/2015

The shocking state of England’s rivers

As the Environment Agency release figures today that reveal just 17% of England’s rivers are in good health, the Blueprint for Water coalition is urging communities across England to make a stand and speak up for the rivers, lakes, wetlands and beaches that they love.
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12/03/2015

Blueprint warning of potential for higher flood risk and damage to wildlife from new Government proposals

Wildlife and countryside groups from the Blueprint for Water coalition have responded robustly to the Government’s recently published proposals [to revise the flood consenting system], warning that by watering down the current safeguards and protection there is a real prospect of triggering an environmental double whammy – higher flood risk and damage to wildlife habitat.
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12/03/2015

Wessex Branch Auction Now Open for Bidding

The Auction catalogue and bidding slip are available to download here.
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26/02/2015

How Greenlanders feed themselves

Paul Knight is in awe at the high standard of living of these modern hunter-gatherers Read Blog
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12/02/2015

S&TA accuses Natural Resources Wales of destroying salmonid habitats in important Llanrwst stream

**UPDATE: Response from Natural Resources Wales** Open letter from Paul Knight demands explanations and undertakings
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23/01/2015

Salmon & Trout Association (Scotland) welcomes dismissal of appeal by The Scottish Salmon Company against time-limited planning permission for salmon farm

Reporter acknowledges threat to wild fish stocks of sea lice emanating from salmon farming
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19/01/2015

Unacceptable levels of toxic chemicals found in freshwater fish

Paul Knight wrote to The Times to protest against government inaction at unacceptable levels of toxic chemicals found in freshwater fish:
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05/01/2015

ARE FISHERIES AND AQUATIC ECOSYSTEMS YOUR PASSION?

ABOUT TO / JUST GRADUATED? THEN YOU WILL WANT TO KNOW ABOUT THIS GREAT WORK EXPERIENCE OPPORTUNITY!

The Anne Voss-Bark Memorial Award: supporting conservationists of the future
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