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Latest News

New funding for Foudry Brook and Green Park

New funding for Foudry Brook and Green Park

New projects on the Foudry Brook and at Green Park in Reading were funded today... Read more

River Kennet shortlisted for UK river prize

River Kennet shortlisted for UK river prize

The River Kennet has been shortlisted for this year's UK Rivers Prize run by the... Read more

Save Our Waters

Save Our Waters

Thank you to everyone who took part in the 'Save Our Waters' survey  More than 900... 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

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

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

What's on

Water vole surveys - training course

02 May

Action for the River Kennet are running a free training course about water voles. The course runs from 10am until 4pm on Saturday 2nd May in Mildenhall near Marlborough.

Summer River Walk

05 Jul

A free Summer River Walk and afternoon tea by the river. Hosted by Savernake Flyfishers and Action for the River Kennet along a private reach of the Kennet.

Catchment Hosts

Action for the River Kennet (ARK)

www.riverkennet.org

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