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A campaign encouraging the public to ‘Love Your River’ aims to highlight the link between river health and water use, so that people understand and value water and take action to improve their local rivers.
Environment Minister Richard Benyon has announced a new £28 million Fund to clean up England’s rivers and encourage local wildlife to flourish, contributing to the recent water white paper's commitment to improve water quality.
17–18 November 2011, Sheffield: The Urban Rivers and SUstainable Living Agendas (URSULA) project investigates the sustainable development of urban river corridors. Its final conference will disseminate research outputs.
The Urban River corridors and SUstainable Living Agendas (URSULA) project is demonstrating the social, economic and environmental gains to be made by integrated and innovative (re-)development in urban river corridors.
A new UK-China project will develop more sustainable management policies for river basins in China, drawing on UK experience of integrated river basin management and sharing Chinese methods for efficient water use.