Completed Projects

Some recently completed projects to improve the rivers’ ecology are listed below.

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Thames Catchment Community Eels Project

    ARK have been working on this project in partnership with Thames Rivers Trust, South East Rivers Trust and Thames21 to help the long-term survival of the European eel. The rivers in the Thames catchment (including the Kennet a...

Minal river and community project

This ambitious project restored almost 1 km of chalk stream habitat, by reintroducing gravels to the river bed and restoring the bank profiles to create better marginal habitat and more diversity in the shape of the river channel.  At t...

Stonebridge Wild River Reserve

The Stonebridge Lane chalk stream habitat restoration project was an opportunity to improve a stretch of chalk stream on the eastern outskirts of the market town of Marlborough. The project aims were: 1. Create a chalk stream ‘demonstr...

The Lambourn Project

A partnership between the RENEWAL Project and Action for the River Kennet. Working together we will be restoring a stretch of the River Lambourn as it flows through Newbury...