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For thriving rivers and communities.

We work with our member trusts to make our shared vision a reality: wild, healthy, natural rivers, valued by all. 

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Who we are

We are the umbrella organisation for our 65 member Rivers Trusts across Britain, Northern Ireland and Ireland. We are river and catchment conservation experts with a wealth of data and expertise at our fingertips. Learn more about who we are.

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Our funding

We rely on donations, projects, partners and grants to help fund our work to improve river environments and support our network of member Trusts. Learn more about how we fund our work.

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Member Trusts

We are the umbrella organisation for our 63 member Rivers Trusts in the UK and Ireland. Find out who they are and what they’re doing here

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Our impact

We are leading the movement to protect and improve our rivers. We are champions of real, on-the-ground results, driven by data and evidence. This helps us to create positive change across Britain, Northern Ireland and Ireland — not just for freshwater, either!

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Our people

We’re supported by so many fantastic people and groups, take a look below to meet the team behind the charity.

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