River Restoration

Wessex Rivers Trust proposes, designs and delivers a wide range of river and floodplain conservation projects. These include work to address pollution, natural flood management (NFM), fish passage improvements and river restoration.


FReSH Water Programme

The FReSH Water Programme is an ambitious package of projects aimed at improving the resilience of our chalk streams to drought conditions.


Watercress and Winterbournes

The Wessex Rivers Trust are co-partners on the landscape partnership scheme which is being co-ordinated by Hampshire & Isle of Wight Wildlife Trust.


Upper Test Habitat Improvements

A project that dramatically changed in-channel features creating a better habitat for wildlife.


Bryanston Weir Bypass

A new fish pass has been installed to allow a range of fish species to navigate the weir and migrate up and down steram.  


Ripley Brook

A Natural Flood Management (NFM) project with the desired outcome of trying to reduce peak flows entering the Ripley Brook.