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21/10/2014

Dredging up Trouble: Government urged to resist playing politics over winter flood measures

Potentially environmentally-damaging dredging must not be prioritised over other proven flood-prevention measures in this year's Autumn Statement on 3 December 2014 is the warning to Government by Blueprint for Water.
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10/10/2014

ANGLERS! YOUR SAY IS CRITICAL FOR THE FUTURE OF OUR RIVERS!

S&TA urges action to support Blueprint "Save Our Waters" Campaign
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25/09/2014

Commission Bidding for the Live Auction, to be held during the Annual Dinner on 9th October


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15/09/2014

Environmental and Waterways groups welcome go ahead for Thames super sewer

Environmental charities and amenity groups representing over 5 million people who have been campaigning for a cleaner Thames in London have welcomed the decision of the government to go ahead with the long awaited and much needed Thames Tideway Tunnel.
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04/09/2014

Have Your Say! Abstraction Reform Digital Dialogues Now Open.

Abstraction is one of the major issues facing the management of our waterways - and YOU can make sure that the proposed Abstraction Reforms truly are sustainable. Here's how:
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04/08/2014

Opposition to Off Shore Fish Farming in South West England Grows


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01/08/2014

Wild Salmon Stocks Crash - Angling and Fisheries Organisations Call for Urgent Government Action

Following official figures showing the worst estimates of salmon stocks on record, a coalition of concerned angling, fisheries and conservation groups has written to Government Fisheries Minister George Eustice and to his counterpart Edwina Hart in the Welsh Assembly Government, to demand urgent implementation of a five point action plan to halt the sharp decline in salmon stocks in England and Wales.


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29/07/2014

New onshore licensing round opens – Joint response

The Salmon and Trout Association, National Trust, RSPB, The Wildlife Trusts and the Wildfowl and Wetlands Trust and The Angling Trust, earlier this year published a major review of the risks that shale gas extraction (‘fracking’) could pose in the UK and put forward ten recommendations to address these risks.


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