Congratulations to Cornwall Wildlife Trust for Sustainability Award

Huge congratulations to Cornwall Wildlife Trust for winning ‘Best example of Environmental Growth’ along with Westcountry Rivers Trust for our collaborative ‘Upstream Thinking’ project funded by South West Water. Shortlisted applicants spent the evening at the Headland Hotel in Newquay and were treated to an inspiring talk from environmentalist Jonathon Porritt before the awards were…

Trialling the rolling ball risk maps

At the heart of Loe Pool Forum’s (LPF) approach to addressing water environment risks is the idea of Integrated Catchment Management (ICM); “a process which promotes the coordinated development and management of water, land and related resources, in order to maximise the resultant economic and social welfare in an equitable manner without compromising the sustainability…

What’s going on under Zachary’s Bridge then?

The Environment Agency has recently carried out work manage flood risk in Helston. This involved removal of accumulated silt at St Johns Road Bridge, County Road Bridge and Zachary’s Bridge on the River Cober at Helston  to ensure the river channel capacity is maximised at these priority locations. Works were also carried to repair the…