Local Community

United Kingdom

Partnership actions tagged by Local Community

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To develop sustainable water management within the catchment
Reduce the impact of flooding
Sub catchment Status
Natural flood management at Capel to reduce flood risk at Capel and further downstream. Middle Medway Active View
Develop an Ecosystems services model for improved aquifer recharge
Sub catchment Status
Investigate options for improved aquifer recharge Darent Proposed View
To improve water quality
Promoting strategies to tackle diffuse pollution through community engagement and practical projects
Sub catchment Status
Preventing Plastics Pollution (PPP) project aims to quantify plastic pollution, test methods for reducing plastic pollution and use lessons learnt to enable transformational change. Lower Medway Planned View
Improve awareness and understanding of water quality
Sub catchment Status
Raise awareness of point source pollution from domestic and small scale sources Middle Medway Proposed
Tackling Diffuse Pollution
Sub catchment Status
Deliver silt trap and wetland treatment train in Dobb's Field to address sediment and nutrient loading of pond from upstream catchment, following South East Rivers Trust investigation and outline design report, to address the 'un-favourable' - no change state of this SSSI. Eden Active View
To have communities that enjoy, engage with and protect the river
Ensure the river is well-valued and understood by the local community
Sub catchment Status
Offer events and provide educational content on rivers to local people to increase their engagement with their local river and improve their awareness of the most important issues facing water management and the River Medway: www.formedway.org Upper Medway Active View
Develop a citizen science project with the local community to provide intelligence on river issues. Darent Proposed View
Ensure stakeholders are aware and can contribute to the catchment improvement process
Sub catchment Status
Deliver annual surveying events with partner organisations Cray and Shuttle Active View
Increase enjoyment and use of the river
Sub catchment Status
Recruit River Guardians/River Search volunteers to report/help clear litter and debris from the River Eden. Eden Planned
To restore the river to a more naturally functioning watercourse
Enhance river hydromorphology and biodiversity
Sub catchment Status
Investigate reasons for and options for removal of concrete amourment of channel below the M26 bridge Darent Proposed View
Restoration of the River Darent through Central Park by weir removal, channel narrowing to recreate chalk stream habitats. Darent Active View